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May 242015
 
Rally in Oakland ends in arrests after protesters refuse to leave streets - Contra Costa TimesRally in Oakland ends in arrests after protesters refuse to leave streetsContra Costa TimesMarchers continued to Washington Street toward 3rd Street, where Oakland police and California Highway Patrol officers formed a wall to stop their progress. The standoff continued for several minutes until the crowd,… Read the rest
May 242015
 
Far left, far right unite on some issues in Congress - Albuquerque JournalFar left, far right unite on some issues in CongressAlbuquerque JournalSpecial interest groups as diverse as the deeply conservative Heritage Foundation and ultra-liberal Occupy Wall Street have come out against the federal curriculum championed by President Obama's administration. Many conservatives rather predictably …… Read the rest
May 232015
 
The Decline Of The Priest-Scientist - ForbesForbes The Decline Of The Priest-ScientistForbesYesterday's fascinating column in the Wall Street Journal accentuates a long-standing problem in the history of science and religion. Physicists Stephen Barr … At 34, he was asked to occupy the chair of higher mathematics in Palermo. Palermo had …… Read the rest
May 232015
 
Painted Dirt and Folded Canvas: Elena del Rivero's 'Letter from Home' - HyperallergicHyperallergic Painted Dirt and Folded Canvas: Elena del Rivero's 'Letter from Home'HyperallergicAs one enters Elena del Rivero's exhibition, Letter from Home: a rendez-vous, at the Josee Bienvenu Gallery (April 16 – May 23, 2015), three 72-by-72 inch canvases hang in folds, like towels on hooks,… Read the rest
May 222015
 
Gov. Bryant is hiding behind the brave - Jackson Clarion LedgerGov. Bryant is hiding behind the braveJackson Clarion LedgerThe Occupy Wall Street movement is resistance to decades of political shift favoring big corporations, their executives and shareholders over workers. Wall Street managers and executives have trampled every attempt at raising workers' wages, so most …and more »… Read the rest