Neighboring Schools Worlds Apart

Kids with similar ambitions. The kids at Newton South have the resources to achieve those ambitions even when they don’t come with personal, financial resources. The kids at Brighton High School rely mostly on themselves for resources – even when their teachers are inspiring, even when they persist.

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Identity Politics

Call it diversity. Call it identity politics. They used to call it a balanced ticket. At least in the northeast. Candidates representing community an old idea. Not confined Democrats.

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Thinking beyond shareholders?

Stout explains that corporate case law instructs corporate directors to use their powers in “the best interests of the company.” Which, she says “is not the same thing as either maximizing profits, or maximizing shareholder value.” 

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Americans loyalty

There is an internationalism peculiar to the United States which is different from ideological internationalism. The United States, a mixture of immigrants, is particularly susceptible to sympathies that go beyond the country’s boundaries.

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