Monthly Archives: February 2005

"Fair and Balanced" Education?

Ohio is the latest state to consider an “Academic Bill of Rights” according to an Associated Press report today. A bill pending in the Republican-controlled legislature “would prohibit public and private college professors from presenting opinions as fact or penalizing … Continue reading

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FOIA Report: Pre 9/11 Memos Released

The National Security Archive has come through again. This week they released a set of 9/11 Commission staff reports and a previously classified January 2001 memo from Richard Clarke to Condoleeza Rice making specific suggestions for confronting Al Qaeda. The … Continue reading

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Owners(hip) Society

Allow me a rant. What exactly is this “ownership society” the Republicans are selling, and why is anyone buying it? As I like to point out, slavery was an “ownership society” so there is reason good reason to be suspicious. … Continue reading

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