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Bussed a Move

This morning as I woke up and was scanning the news, I picked up on a particularly interesting article concerning a start-up in San Francisco called… 1,304 more words


Does technology play a role in jobs?

This post will be closely related to my last, primary focused on the communities and networks of the internet.

“The greater social distance between A and her acquaintance D knows more things that A doesn’t know” 372 more words

Current Events

California copied as states seek retirement plans

A California plan to give private-sector workers a state-run retirement savings plan is nearing $1 million in contributions, the goal set to pay for a market analysis to help design the program. 1,104 more words

Public Vs. Private

Assumptions of Privacy in a Public Life

Another series of hacked celebrity photos were leaked this week, which were quickly shut down. The general consensus is that stealing private photos violates these individuals’ privacy ( 762 more words

The Lounge

'FREE' Public Education

I have heard it a THOUSAND times “I am sending my kid to public school. I would NEVER pay for private school or home school!  It’s too expensive. 479 more words

A Public School Mom

Franklin Roosevelt on the Role of Government to Protect the Public

During a recent driving trip across the country, my husband and I sometimes felt we were threading our way across a map of American consumerism: McDonald’s, Wendy’s, Subway, and even Pita Pit. 634 more words

Keeping Public Education Public

In our own little digital bubbles...

Personally, I feel quite uneasy when I find myself in a space full of strangers. Not necessarily in the sense that I feel unsafe, but as though I’m not allowed to really interact with those around me. 721 more words