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Expectations

I’ll be honest. This got my blood boiling a little. Tonight’s rant comes courtesy of the utter crap the last two generations told all us 90’s kids (this extends to both decades surrounding the 90’s) about going and getting an education in America. 480 more words

ACLU Calls For Investigation Of Gender-Based Classes

MIAMI (CBSMiami/NSF) —  A civil rights group is calling for a federal investigation into single-gender classes in three Florida counties.

The American Civil Liberties Union of Florida and its national organization said the classes in Broward, Volusia and Hernando counties violate Title IX, a landmark federal law barring gender discrimination in schools. 266 more words

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The Comeback Kid

I believe that everyone deserves the occasional mulligan.

Because second chances are rare, if you’re smart, you use that opportunity to your best advantage. That’s what happened with Emmett when he was about 20 years old, and had basically flunked out of… 768 more words

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Good Old Civil Disobedience

Today’s picture is from the gunsmith shop at Colonial Williamsburg. You should not touch the weapons there. That’s why keyboards exist. The word is the finest tool of them all. 1,059 more words

Tracking the Obscure

This last week I’ve been tracking down an elusive document in Emmett Wilson’s research; specifically, a copy of a eulogy given for him at the annual Elk’s Lodge memorial service, held on December 2, 1918. 1,029 more words

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