I've used LaTeX quite a lot in educational settings, in K-12 and beyond, from sixth grade geography quizzes to graduate level remote sensing lab guides to conference presentations. It's insanely flexible, and the community is phenomenal. I've yet to find anything that even approaches the quality of tools available for …» Read more
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The Boomers in one video.
Bryce Covert writes in the New York Times:
Because of lax security at Equifax, one of the three major credit reporting companies, the private financial and personal details of as many as 143 million Americans have been exposed to hackers. We still don’t know what the full ramifications will …
The American Moderate, like the American Conservative, has always been a tolerant and forgiving fellow when it comes to violence. He'll forgive the Indian killer and the slaver, the murdering cop and the armed invader, the groper and feeler-up, the thieving capitalists' bought lawmen and their night-time raids, the soul-stealing …» Read more
- Nuria Riaza's ballpoint pen and embroidery art
- Border Patrol kept its checkpoints open during Hurricane Harvey
- The "creative class" were just the rich all along
- Despite "hardship" funding, rural Texas schools face difficult financial future
- Takes on Charlottesville from incarcerated folks
- White fragility, anti-racist pedagogy, and the weight of history …
“The Last Strike” http://quod.lib.umich.edu/l/lbc2ic/x-sclp1336/sclp_1336. University of Michigan Library Digital Collections. Accessed: August 24, 2017.
In the tiny Panhandle town of Quitaque, residents also struggle to find summer volunteers to help provide food to hungry children after the local school had to end its program. Rural communities across the state face similar challenges. Aliyya Swaby, “When school’s out, rural Texas towns struggle to feed …
Most likely, sometime early next year, the Supreme Court will issue a 5-4 decision holding that agreements where workers waive the right to engage in collective legal action are enforceable. Fox News will probably give the decision little or no coverage, and most of the working-class citizens who voted for …
A hungry ghost always wants the next thing, not the last thing. Rebecca Solnit, “The Loneliness of Donald Trump‟
The current farm crisis choking the economic life out of rural America is the direct result of non-competitive agricultural markets and domestic farm policy. It is imperative to understand that U.S. trade policy now creates the legal structure into which …