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Commentary / Op-Eds
By Sarah Brodsky on May 31, 2007

The St. Louis School Board may reconsider its contract to bash the charter schools:

Commentary / Op-Eds
By Eric D. Dixon on May 30, 2007

George Orwell famously warned about the use of political terminology to obscure meaning, rather than to reveal or enlighten.

Commentary / Op-Eds
By Sarah Brodsky on May 30, 2007

The St. Louis School Board has decided to spend more money on:



a) New textbooks and computers.



b) Hiring better-qualified teachers in hard-to-staff subjects like math and science.



c) Repairing old school buildings.

Commentary / Op-Eds
By David Stokes on May 29, 2007

In New York City, the value of a taxi medallion, simply a license to operate a taxi cab, is $477,000. That is an amazing sum, but certainly understandable by the law of supply and demand.

Commentary / Op-Eds
By Sarah Brodsky on May 29, 2007

An editorial in the Joplin Globe titled "Good Use of Incentives" praises the proposed Missouri Quality Jobs Act:

Commentary / Op-Eds
By Sarah Brodsky on May 29, 2007

There's a great column in the Post-Dispatch today about the midwife legislation:

Commentary / Op-Eds
By Eric D. Dixon on May 25, 2007

An editorial in today's Post-Dispatch says:

Commentary / Op-Eds
By David Stokes on May 25, 2007

I highly recommend Bryan Burwell's column in today's Post regarding the ludicrous lawsuit filed by the Hancock family over the death of their son.

Commentary / Op-Eds
By David Stokes on May 25, 2007

The Post has a great article today in the business section on recent successes in luring businesses to locate in downtown St.

Commentary / Op-Eds
By Sarah Brodsky on May 25, 2007

Although students who take courses online have diverse needs, Missouri’s new Virtual Instruction Program gives students few options. Missouri students would benefit if they could choose between competing virtual schools.

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