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Universities and political elites

Politicians, as we discover from time to time, on the whole like social cachet. For men and women ‘of the people’, they often have backgrounds and enjoy privileges that the ‘people’ don’t always get close to. 196 more words


USA Economic Crisis

Much has been stated and re-stated over the past couple of decades.  The USA has been on a downward spiral and is nearing the bottom.  The politicians are fools.  91 more words

Financial Security
Rob Murat, University of Sheffield, United Kingdom

Sir Vince Cable is the new leader of the Liberal Democrats. The previous leader, Tim Farron, stood down last month due to difficulties reconciling his faith with politics. 821 more words

European Issues

Test-Based Accountability – Smokescreen for Cowardly Politicians and Unscrupulous Corporations | gadflyonthewallblog

There is no single education policy more harmful than test-based accountability.

The idea goes like this: We need to make sure public schools actually teach children, and the best way to do that is with high stakes standardized testing.

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