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Chicken-Little Politics and the Curse of Testing (and Standards) in South Carolina

RSS. Epeak Daily Epeak Daily Bitcoin OldTwitter I entered education as a high school teacher in South Carolina in the 1984–1985 academic year, the first year of a significant teacher pay raise and a pivotal ground zero in the state’s…

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A New Future Social Contract in an Age of Anti-globalism

RSS. Epeak Daily Epeak Daily Bitcoin OldTwitter One of the most eminent challenges the world faces now is the tide of anti-globalism. In these past several years, we have found time after time evidence of growing anti-globalism across the world.…

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A high-resolution, representative and popular hybrid democracy system

RSS. Epeak Daily Epeak Daily Bitcoin OldTwitter From my travels in Sri Lanka. I couldn’t think of a good name so I stole a word from biology. The problem with traditional democracy is that it gives too much power to single…

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Should Australia cease from exporting live sheep and cattle?

RSS. Epeak Daily Epeak Daily Bitcoin OldTwitter Australia must stop exporting live sheep and cattle as it is an inhumane practice and a traumatic experience for all animals involved. Every year, millions of animals are shipped from Australian ports, millions…

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Using Negotiation Tactics to Bridge Political Divides in 2018

RSS. Epeak Daily Epeak Daily Bitcoin OldTwitter Photo via Flickr user Gage Skidmore Last spring, the University of Calgary Faculty of Law welcomed accomplished author and political commentator Warren Kinsella to give the 2018 Merv Leitch, QC Memorial Lecture. Delivered to…

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“Putin’s Puppet” Advances Nuclear Missile Escalations Against Putin

RSS. Epeak Daily Epeak Daily Bitcoin OldTwitter Yesterday the news broke that Swamp Monster-In-Chief John Bolton has been pushing President Trump to withdraw from the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty, the 1988 arms control agreement between the US and the Soviet…

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As certezas morais e o sucesso do projeto formativo do Bolsonarismo

RSS. Epeak Daily Epeak Daily Bitcoin OldTwitter Não por acaso que o subtítulo do livro é Uma contribuição à patogênese do mundo burguês. Existe uma certa pegadinha aí: patogênese não é a doença em si, mas a análise das condições…

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I Got a Black Eye and It Taught Me a Thing or Two About Sexism

RSS. Epeak Daily Epeak Daily Bitcoin OldTwitter But definitely not in the way you’d expect. This fall is my third season as a college athlete. I play on the women’s soccer team at New York University and it has easily been…

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Former top Curbelo aide just caught at Miami GOP’s unhinged protest alongside Proud Boys hate group

RSS. Epeak Daily Epeak Daily Bitcoin OldTwitter He’s Congressman Curbelo’s former campaign field director and Director of Constituent Services. A high-ranking former aide to Miami Congressman Carlos Curbelo just got caught participating in the Miami-Dade Republican Party Chairman’s out of…

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Political Stalking in Social Media Normalizes Community Persecution

RSS. Epeak Daily Epeak Daily Bitcoin OldTwitter Failure to censor identities distorts useful political discussion into tacit bullying. So I’m a part of this major party group, locally . . . several, actually — some of them local-focus, some national. Of all, there is one…

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