The Constitution, the Flag, and Fire

OK, nominally this blog is supposedly about education. But school's out, I don't have any urgent education-think to lay out there, and there are other issues that speak to me. Today it's about the so-called "flag burning amendment". For those who object to political content bleeding into "neutral" areas, I'll quarantine it behind a "Read [...]

Should the Net be like railroads or the interstates?

There's a pretty decent explanation of the social history underlying the fight for Net Neutrality. This is going to be a big fight, and the author creates a useful narrative to understand it. As a teacher, I could wish for somewhat better editing and prose, but hey, it's the summer and I'm off the clock. [...]