Topic: Politics

The TEA Can Do to Help Districts Serve Special Needs Kids

Oct. 17, 2016

This comes down to money and data, with the welfare of Texas school kids on the line.

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Value Arguments Playing Large Role in Trump vs. Clinton Race

Oct. 7, 2016
Political Parties

Trump's campaign has been supremely successful at exploiting the relativity of value arguments. This is the reason Clinton's response has not been effective.

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Ann Richards Caught History Coming and Going

Sept. 13, 2016
Ann Richards

Today marks a decade since former Texas Gov. Ann Richards’ death, and it’s apparent that her politics foreshadowed somedefining characteristics of the current political movement.

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Fear, Self-Inflicted Wounds Have Defined America Since 9/11

Sept. 12, 2016
U.S. Flags

In our economy, our culture and our psyche, the ripple effects have been felt ever since 9/11. Fear has seemed to rule us.

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We Must Make Sure That Democracy Doesn’t Die

Sept. 9, 2016

Both sides of the aisle should agree that American democracy has suffered from our neglect. Democracy will not survive if it is taken for granted.

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