Democratic Underground - madfloridian's Journal madfloridian's Journal Fri, 06 Mar 2015 06:07:50 Fri, 06 Mar 2015 06:07:50 "Bursting the dam" that protects public schools from commercial exploitation. DFER Thu, 05 Mar 2015 16:44:07 NY Success Academy Charter Will Send 9,000 Students To Pro-Charter Rally. Close school for day. Wed, 04 Mar 2015 20:50:14 NYC Charter School Group Will Send 9,000 Students To Pro-Charter Rally. Close school for day. Wed, 04 Mar 2015 18:27:57 The Hill: "Warren Wing hits back". The old "liberals need to tone it down" meme. Deja Vu. Mon, 02 Mar 2015 20:31:53 How to opt-out of FL tests..VERY carefully. How some plan to do so. Sun, 01 Mar 2015 21:15:16 NC says ok to K12 online charter school in spite of its terrible problems in other states. Sat, 28 Feb 2015 22:40:41 Update about elderly man tasered by FHP. He was Baker-Acted for signs of mental illness. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 13:29:21 FL Highway Patrol investigating tasering of elderly man with hands up. Wed, 25 Feb 2015 13:20:54 Liberals have been right on so many things. We have not deserved to be marginalized. Sun, 22 Feb 2015 22:08:30 Robert Reich said it well in 2001. "We Are All Third Wayers Now" 4 common ideas at the core. Sun, 22 Feb 2015 16:24:13 Worthy of an Oscar nomination. Glen Campbell's I'm Not Gonna Miss You. Video Sun, 22 Feb 2015 08:42:18 Third Way says NCLB testing must go on. Calls us "anti-testing-and-accountability Democrats" Sat, 21 Feb 2015 17:33:39 Charter school owner has $95,000 in unpaid water bills, over 5 million in IRS tax liens. Fri, 20 Feb 2015 23:12:06 Danziger on ed reform. "Well, Mrs. Brown has let us all down." Thu, 19 Feb 2015 16:19:51 Kudos to President Obama for his distinguishing between Islam and its extremists. Wed, 18 Feb 2015 21:19:26 Fewer tests in Florida schools, education chief and Rick Scott recommend. Wed, 18 Feb 2015 14:44:17 Founder of closed Ohio charter schools is accused of robbing Near East Side home Mon, 16 Feb 2015 22:37:04 John Fugelsang: ‘Liberal is not defending Democrats, it’s going after all sides’ Sun, 15 Feb 2015 20:43:33 Very young Jon Stewart interviews Nancy Sinatra. "Joins" her in old video. Sat, 14 Feb 2015 21:02:03 Prescient 2006 column: Blogs Attack From Left as Democrats Reach for Center Sat, 14 Feb 2015 14:12:30 "Bob Simon was everything Brian Williams is not." Fri, 13 Feb 2015 16:19:42 In their own words. An "intellectual buyout" of the Democratic Party. Thu, 12 Feb 2015 13:54:19 The words of a DLC founder. Get corporate money then won't need the people. Thu, 12 Feb 2015 13:19:40 This Bob Simon interview a favorite. "but Bush didn't give a sh** and invaded Iraq." Video Thu, 12 Feb 2015 01:48:26 Stunning to read Joe Bageant's critique of the Left Behind series. Wed, 11 Feb 2015 01:43:05