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The Impact of Direct Democracy on Public Education(b)


2 Education Quality and Direct Democracy
2.1 Direct Democracy

In modern (semi)direct democracies, a representative democracy is complemented by direct democratic institutions. 1,750 more words

News And Politics

The Sacred Lies of Minnow Bly

The Sacred Lies of Minnow Bly by Stephanie Oakes

I have this “To-Read” list on Goodreads.  If it ever gets under 200 books, I’m pretty impressed with myself.  365 more words


Oh, good. Another new and stupid word that describes something long defined. They are called communes. Why do we have to give new names to old ideas that have names? 146 more words

Political Theory

I am my parents' daughter & my mother's sister

Troubled mother-daughter relationships are a recurring theme in second wave feminist writing. They are also discussed in Astrid Henry’s book about generational conflict in feminism, … 856 more words

Friday November 10, 2017

How do we go about building the Commune? Does George Ciccariello-Maher know the answer? ‘Cuz I don’t. Not off the top of my head. I wish the “venue of the mind” would turn forth instructions in an hallucinatory rush. 287 more words

‘Pay me enough, I’ll do anything’

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Georges & Mom –A Memory of When Mom Was Vital - 1970 - Excerpt from Part II, When the Moon Dances –Becoming the Oldest Generation, A Memoir


I was asleep in our summer campsite in the tall oaks. The night was late and still as I rubbed my eyes and realized that I wasn’t dreaming. 717 more words

Death Of A Parent