Politics is all too often couched in terms of morality and ethics, rather than simple right and wrong. What I mean by that is that reasonable people can come to different moral value judgments about ethical dilemmas: is it more moral to ensure that everyone has access to a social safety net even if some people game the system, or is it more moral to ensure that people keep all their private property and never have to give it up to someone less hardworking than themselves? 496 more words
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WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Supporters joined Progress N.C. for a rally in Winston-Salem today fighting for teacher assistant jobs.
The proposed state Senate budget would eliminate approximately 8,500 teacher assistant jobs in North Carolina. 380 more words
Students across Australia have gathered for another National Day of Action to protest the government’s higher education reforms.
Organised by the National Union of Students (NUS), the Melbourne Day of Action was significantly smaller than previous events held… 211 more words
CONCORDIA (KSNT) — It’s what parents, teachers and school administrators feared. Governor Sam Brownback’s education cuts interfering with student’s education.
Two schools in northeast Kansas are forced to end their school year early due to lack of funding. 393 more words
Late last week the General Assembly passed and Governor Rauner signed legislation (HB317) that will provide the Governor with the ability to close an estimated $1.6 billion state funding deficit for the current fiscal year through a combination of fund sweeps and budget cuts. 298 more words