Torture

 Posted by  Alex Symington, Issue #94  Comments Off on Torture
Dec 262014
 
Torture

by Alex Symington Wow. In just a few days since my essay on Dick Cheney, sociopaths and torture in last Friday’s Blue Paper, a segment of the American people has been polled and the polls have indicated torture to be an acceptable practice.

Police Endangering Police

 Posted by  Issue #94, Rick Boettger  Comments Off on Police Endangering Police
Dec 262014
 
Police Endangering Police

by Rick Boettger The recent assassination of two innocent New York cops by a crazy man who wanted revenge for the killing of Eric Garner by other New York officers has appropriately outraged the nation. No one defends the revenge killing. I hope and pray nothing like it happens again.

My Christmas Wishes For Cuba

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Dec 262014
 
My Christmas Wishes For Cuba

by Ray Jason AVENTURA was lunging over the crests of fourteen-foot waves and then plunging down their backs with rollicking gusto.   My enthusiasm was considerably more tempered.

School District Partners With COMPUTE$

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Dec 262014
 
School District Partners With  COMPUTE$

The Monroe County School District participated in the Hour of Code which is a global movement to reach tens of millions of students in over 180 countries. The Hour of Code is a one hour introduction to computer science where the basic components of coding are introduced.