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How teachers can help kids find their political voices | Sydney Chaffee

To me, social justice is a simple concept. It’s the notion that all people in a society deserve fair and equitable rights, opportunities and access to resources. But it’s become controversial and nebulous, because we’ve stopped talking about what working for social justice actually looks like. Working for social justice can look like this … or this. It can look...

Mystery company involved in Mueller investigation appeals to Supreme Court CNNPolitics

Mystery company involved in Mueller investigation appeals to Supreme Court CNNPolitics The Supreme Court appeal comes after a federal appeals court ruling that ordered the company to comply with the subpoena, which required it to turn over “information” about its commercial activity in a criminal investigation. The appeals court also said the company could face fines for every day of...

Why YouTube Comments Suck (and Reddit comments don’t)

Find the most innocent, uncontroversial video on YouTube. Scroll down ever so slightly, and you’ll suddenly hear a thousand furious [internet] voices yelling. This video about puppies has sparked a heated investigation of 9/11. YouTube isn’t alone. Toxic comment sections are everywhere. But some sites are better than others, reddit.com is full of thoughtful productive conversations. So why does this...