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2015 in Review: Beyond the Ivory Silo™
  … in links and lists, leaning to education, social justice and technology but not exclusively so. The post is not about adjunct issues per se. Consider it context -- and a harbinger of posts beyond the Ivory Silo ™ .  Mainstream media, although present, d...
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                                          " Apparition "                                  12 X 16 acrylic on canvas
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from one of my all time favorite bloggers @wernherzbear at Notes from the Ironbound
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Just came across this #city  site ~ haven't explored but so far it looks promising ~ also on Twitter @nextcityorg

"Our vision is for a world in which cities are not in crisis and are instead, leading the way toward a more sustainable, equitable future.

Next City provides daily online coverage of the leaders, policies and innovations driving progress in metropolitan regions across the world. In an age when original, on-the-ground reporting is increasingly rare, we send our writers into urban communities around the world to produce our award-winning longform content. In addition to our online journalism, we produce events including an annual urban leadership conference, Vanguard."
Inspiring Better Cities Next City is a nonprofit organization with a mission to inspire social, economic and environmental change in cities through journalism and events around the world. Our vision is for a world in which cities are not in crisis and are instead, leading the way toward a more sustainable, equitable future. Next City provides daily online coverage of the leaders, policies and innovations driving progress in metropolitan region...
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Returning to #immigrants  & #socialjustice  after the Iowa caucus & amid election hysteria @AnaMFores reminds us of  #refugees  & asks us who we really are
As the new year 2016 gets under way, and we have completed our good tidings to all, I tend to wonder what might be in store for the thousands of immigrants who suffer violence and displacement from their homelands either sout...
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Thanks for posting this, Vanessa: much appreciated.

I hope people read and share widely, to help us keep thinking about who we are and what we're doing. It helps to look to our past, to get a perspective on our present reality...  

Thank you again for all you do! 
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#BATs  report on #SCOTUS   #Friedrichs  arguments 
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Thanks Vanessa. This is useful!
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Border Matters: getting ready for Pope Francis

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Days from Pope Francis’s visit to Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, members from Border Network For Human Right have placed a #ImmigrantLivesMatter sign on a portion of the border fence between El Paso and Juarez. The Pontiff will hold mass in the border city on February 18th — the last full day of his highly-anticipated return to the Americas … Continue reading »
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Thanks for this, Vanessa!

I had shared an article about this when they were putting up this sign, but I guess it must have been to my personal FB page, because I did not find it here, and you know how things get lost on Facebook! I wanted to share it with you now, but it's lost :(
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We all need networks...human, socisl, webbed, wooded
Peter Wohlleben, a career ranger, has topped best-seller lists with “The Hidden Life of Trees,” describing trees as social beings that communicate on the “Wood Wide Web.”
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Originally posted on Cloaking Inequity: The Network for Public Education is pleased to publish today a new national report card that analyses how each state values public education. The following is from Carol Burris, Executive Director of Network for…
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Originally posted on the becoming radical: What do a medical diagnosis and education reform have in common? Two things: (1) complex matters reduced to a few letters, and (2) failing children. First, consider ADHD. Below are some readings to help…
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Originally posted on Be Freedom: ? The “Bernie or Bust” Pledge may seem a dangerous game. Maybe so, but not nearly as dangerous as more of the same. We need to send a message to the machine bosses and more important: a message to ourselves. “We the…
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Originally posted on the becoming radical: Being me, it will not be white. But it will be a part of you, instructor. You are white— yet a part of me, as I am a part of you. “Theme for English B,” Langston Hughes For a very long time in the U.S., the…
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all over the US but longer in Lafayette Louisiana and surrounding parishes than other places - Louisiana, New Mexico, California, New York City, Spain, Germany, Egypt