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When zero tolerance makes zero sense

by D.C. Innes
Posted 10/21/13, 11:00 am

Stories of zero tolerance for bad behavior in public schools always make a good spot for the evening news. A bureaucrats-are-crazy report makes people feel smart, but it’s also frightening. These prosecutions always come out of the blue. Your child could be next. 

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Vital Signs: This week's abortion news

by Alissa Robertson
Posted 9/03/13, 03:52 pm

Deadly games in Texas. Designers Carly Kocurek and Allyson Whipple are developing a new video game in Texas that asks players to overcome various challenges before they “win” the game and abort their character’s baby. Choice: Texas is an interactive, fictional game designed to “raise awareness about the financial, geographic, and demographic factors impacting abortion access in Texas.”

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Signs and Wonders 09.24

by Warren Cole Smith
Posted 9/24/12, 10:54 am

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