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Education reform’s bridge to nowhere

By |October 18th, 2014|Categories: Education|Tags: , , , , , , |

Sigmund Freud’s classic definition of insanity – doing the same thing over and over yet always expecting different results- seems not to have registered with American education reformers who endlessly propose look-alike standards and assessments they claim will really, really work this time. […]

Watch out for Bobby Jindal

By |July 23rd, 2014|Categories: Centennial Institute, Politics|Tags: , , , , |

Bobby Jindal once gave a speech inspiring TV entertainer-commentator Jon Stewart to respond with satiric torture, which is to say, the speech wasn’t just a little awful, but laughably awful. The other day, I saw Jindal give a speech inspiring a massive audience to a standing ovation, which is to say, it is untrue he’s all substance and no show. He has the oratorical oomph to get to the Oval Office. […]