We oppose the teaching of Higher Order Thinking Skills, critical thinking skills...– Official platform of the Texas Republican party [PDF] (via maxistentialist)
One More Massacre →
newyorker: The truth is made worse by the reality that no one—really no one—anywhere on the political spectrum has the courage to speak out about the madness of unleashed guns and what they do to American life. That includes the President, whose consoling message managed to avoid the issue of why these killings take place. Of course, we don’t know, and perhaps never will, what exactly “made...