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Imagining a legal relationship between the school and the child

A slightly different version of this article was published in the Teacher Plus Magazine, March 2015, Orient & Longman, available at: http://www.teacherplus.org/2015/march-2015/imagining-a-legal-relationship-between-the-school-and-the-child

Child sexual abuse in Bangalore’s schools has gained much media attention in the last six months. 1,741 more words

Regulation Of Schools

Power of attorney vs. living will

This was originally published on Monday, September 28, 2015, in the Pacific Daily News.  Click here to subscribe to the PDN.

A power of attorney can give you peace of mind that if you are away or should become incapacitated your agent will be able to carry out your wishes. 616 more words


Do College Courses on Sexuality Cause Sexual Assaults?

Billie Wright Dziech has an essay today at Inside Higher Ed arguing that there’s too much sexuality in our society, and so we need to restrict the freedom of professors and students in discussing sexuality in order to protect students from sexual assault. 675 more words

Academic Freedom

I spent all day tweaking all of the different elements of this cover design, simply because one of my early readers requested an analog copy and I wanted the cover to look intentional.


Chapter 1

DECREASE combined with sincerity

Brings about supreme good fortune

Without blame.

One may be persevering in this.

It furthers one to undertake something.

How is this to be carried out?

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Sibling Rivalry (1960s)

Sibling Rivalry 

One would think from this accounting that my parents probably did not have much of a sex life. In fact for some families there may be a great deal of truth to the equation that the number of children( 1,742 more words


Excerpt - His Voice

His voice had the clear honesty of a young man emerging from adolescence, scarred by the sudden growing pains of maturation and sexual awakening. His was the voice of that wavy line between childhood and young manhood, naive and open-minded enough to hold onto the tiniest shreds of hope, but experienced enough to know just how many fucks the world was likely to give about his feelings.