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Liberty has never come from the government. Liberty has always come from the subjects of the government. The history of liberty is a history of resistance. The history of liberty is a history of the limitation of governmental power, not the increase of it. -- Woodrow Wilson, speech at New York Press Club (9 September 1912), in The papers of Woodrow Wilson, 25:124 (from here)
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This is the second part of a three-part series on how the Prince William County School Board dealt with Math Investigations at its January 21 meeting. In Part 1, we listed the arguments of teachers and principals in defense of … Continue reading
By now everyone who wants to know knows the House approved President Barack Obama’s stimulus package. In a swift victory for President Barack Obama, the Democratic-controlled House approved a historically huge $819 billion stimulus bill Wednesday night with spending increases … Continue reading
In spite of many problems, this was a surprisingly upbeat meeting. In week that preceded it, we had inaugurated a new president, a Democrat, and our new president had swiftly begun his unraveling of the accomplishments of the last administration. … Continue reading
HOW COME YOU DID NOT SEE THIS VIDEO BEFORE THE LAST ELECTION?
Because of the continuing controversy over Math Investigations, the Chair of the Prince William County School Board decided to put the following item on the agenda of the last School Board meeting. Opt In Option for Traditional Math in Elementary … Continue reading