Democratic Underground - madfloridian's Journal madfloridian's Journal Sun, 28 Dec 2014 21:11:52 Sun, 28 Dec 2014 21:11:52 Frank Schaeffer. My horrible right-wing past: Confessions of a one-time religious right icon Sun, 28 Dec 2014 15:40:24 Alfie Kohn's very angry rant about ed reform. Says Obama has intensified what Bush began. Sun, 28 Dec 2014 12:14:46 Court gives York, PA schools to Charter Schools USA. Stripped local school board of power. Sat, 27 Dec 2014 16:21:48 Time for Outfoxed again. So much harm done by their tactics. Fri, 26 Dec 2014 13:03:38 Pope Francis: ‘There are so many tears this Christmas’ Thu, 25 Dec 2014 18:47:27 A Merry Christmas card from our collection of vintage postcards. Wed, 24 Dec 2014 22:22:52 Repost from 2002. Pilger's Squeezed to Death. A sad image of Iraq after decades of war. Tue, 23 Dec 2014 18:19:38 Florida adjusting passing test scores up and down. Too many A schools? Raise the standards. Mon, 22 Dec 2014 22:23:41 Dish Network replaced Fox News with Glenn Beck's The Blaze while negotiations continue. Mon, 22 Dec 2014 00:25:37 Orlando has Disney World, Holy Land, Epcot..and now Machine Gun America. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 17:14:15 A look back at all the money Andrew Cuomo got from the Koch brothers. Money buys influence. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 01:09:15 Links between Citigroup, Robert Rubin, and government...graph. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 23:44:44 Mark Fiore. Cashing in on public schools. Sat, 13 Dec 2014 14:27:20 Two weeks before Christmas and all through The House....a budget was burning... Sat, 13 Dec 2014 02:03:41 John Yoo of the "torture creative class" is not a happy camper right now. Fri, 12 Dec 2014 00:38:57 Creative writing teacher out of job because student writes of Jesus giving out marijuana to the sick Thu, 11 Dec 2014 01:04:37 I Grew Up in Guantanamo and Time Has Left Me Behind. From age 17 to age 30. Wed, 10 Dec 2014 13:45:46 Obama, the Third Way, TPP, education privatization..accepting "status quo" used against us. Mon, 08 Dec 2014 21:01:58 I call this righteous anger indeed. Mon, 08 Dec 2014 00:10:45 What happened to this Mom and her day old baby is scary stuff. Sun, 07 Dec 2014 01:11:49 Snowden film 'CitizenFour' wins top documentary award Sat, 06 Dec 2014 01:44:32 Charter school won't open after lies discovered. Founder lied about credentials. Wed, 03 Dec 2014 16:06:47 Looks like Arne phasing out local control in modifying test-taking for Special Education. Thu, 27 Nov 2014 00:51:22 Hunger Games Comes to New York State’s Public Schools. It’s starve, test, and destroy. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 18:50:22 Did 22 yr old charter school owner lie about his high school graduation? Principal outs him. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 06:34:20