Archive for February, 2018

Real learning & genuine critical thinking give students a chance for serious exploration of complicated intellectual problems, the gift of time in an institution where curiosity and discovery are the source of meaning. https://t.co/temYycUkAy

February 25, 2018

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The ‘Learning Outcomes’ racket uses the language of the capitalist marketplace and speaks to our students as customers rather than fellow thinkers. They deserve better. https://t.co/temYycUkAy

February 25, 2018

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RT @Kurt_Vonnegut: Here’s what I think the truth is: We are all addicts of fossil fuels in a state of denial, about to face cold turkey.

February 23, 2018

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RT @nowthisnews: ‘My heart breaks for these families.’ — Here’s how NRA-backed congresspeople responded to questions about gun violence https://t.co/RhmapC7D5v

February 19, 2018

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RT @five_books: #OTD 1951, André Gide died. Two days later, a telegram signed by him arrived at the Sorbonne: “Hell doesn’t exist. Better notify Claudel.” (Claude tried unsuccessfully to convert Gide to Catholicism.) On that note, here’s a #readinglist on existentialism: https://t.co/qTRMDKlaQN https://t.co/ez3DT3czxU

February 19, 2018

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RT @NewYorker: Every country contains mentally ill and potentially violent people. Only America arms them: https://t.co/2G7t9qzEVZ https://t.co/gWDY8DhK7y

February 17, 2018

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RT @neiltyson: Evidence collected over many years, obtained from many locations, indicates that the power of Prayer is insufficient to stop bullets from killing school children.

February 17, 2018

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RT @greenfield64: In the rest of the world, there have been 18 school shootings in the last twenty years. In the U.S., there have been 18 school shootings since January 1–35 days.

February 14, 2018

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Charles Schulz’s last Peanuts-Feb.13, 2000 https://t.co/gWMiC7sn3S via @GoComics

February 13, 2018

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@CrispinSartwell Okay, have fun with that.

February 12, 2018

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