Targeting teachers

August 16, 2018
The Hutchinson administration has riled the teachers union in the Little Rock School District. /more/

People vs. corporations

August 9, 2018
Signature counting and legal challenges aren't done, but the November ballot is shaping up as a rich opportunity to side with your choice of people or corporations. /more/

Imagine if we had LeBron

August 2, 2018
Basketball star LeBron James, in partnership with the Akron public school district, opened an I Promise school for third and fourth graders this week to serve at-risk kids such as he once was. /more/

School grades flunk

July 26, 2018
The Arkansas Democrat-Gazette's veteran education reporter, Cynthia Howell, wrote this week about the third-year use of a new standardized test, ACT Aspire, for judging public school students. A key factor was missing in the discussion about Little Rock schools. /more/

The Malvern connection

July 19, 2018
If you read the daily newspaper or the Arkansas Blog you might have seen reporting on activities of the Arkansas Teacher Retirement System. /more/

Let's vote

July 12, 2018
The potential for exciting November elections grew last week with filing of petitions for three ballot initiatives to add to two already cleared by the legislature. /more/

Corrupt Arkansas

July 5, 2018

Arkansas jail blotters last week added a couple more names of so-called public servants.

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Who's coming for dinner?

June 28, 2018
Thousands of children, stripped from their families at the border, remain hostage to a U.S. government using them to coerce illegal-entry guilty pleas from their parents. The U.S. wants to make criminals of many seeking legal asylum. /more/

Where's the outrage?

June 21, 2018
Am I the only person, apart from federal prosecutors, outraged about the criminal enterprise that inveigled itself into a privileged position as an Arkansas taxpayer-financed human services provider to the tune, today, of $43 million a year? /more/

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