In Florida, my (adopted) state, we have a "blue ribbon panel" on higher education. It is modeled on the Texas blue ribbon panel, and based on the Heartland Institute's policy briefs on the issue. ...
Not that there's much chance of that. Greenwald's proven to be one of the more fearless pundits, and he has an independence that allows him to say controversial things.
In case you hadn't heard, GG'
Dave Eggers and Ninive Clements Calegari, in an otherwise excellent op-ed in today's New York Times , ignore ...
Legend has it that the famous sociologist Erving Goffman’s last words were “we should have studied the rich.” Whether or not he ...
When I saw that the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) had released a report on higher education I was more than a little intrigued. I have spent most of my life in higher education ...
I've been teaching since 1997. Currently, I'm an elected union official. I serve as a member of my teaching union's executive board. I've helped negotiate a contract. According to Governor Chris ...
I am lucky. Let me start out with that. My university, while cutting positions and sabbaticals, not replacing retirees, and dumping all sorts of budgetary stuff (travel to conferences is half what ...
I spent most of today involved with a Wisconsin public budget hearing of the 16 member Joint Finance Committee. The meeting was held in Superior, a port at the western tip of Lake Superior. I ...
People came from all over Ohio to support public workers battle former Fox News host/Lehman Brothers executive John Kasich's assault on the middle class.
From 1230 to about 1600 the Mali Empire (also known as the Mandingo Empire and the Manden Kurufa) flourished in West Africa. The Mali Empire extended over a large area and had many profound cultural ...