Interesting News from Elsewhere

“As long as the world shall last, there will be wrongs, and if no man objected and no man rebelled, those wrongs would last forever.”

– Clarence Darrow

  • Reason magazine reviews Naomi Klein’s 10th anniversary edition of No Logo.
  • World Changing has a great post up discussing the 40 years since the first Earth Day and what needs to happen in the next 40 years.
  • Sarah Palin defended Rev. Franklin Graham (Billy’s son) remarks from several years ago in which he called Islam an “evil and wicked religion.”
  • The recession is over (!?).
  • Legal scholars at the University of Florida (Go Gators!) find that the penalty for not purchasing health insurance may be a direct tax and thus, unconstitutional.

Don’t forget about the Ben Skinner lecture this afternoon!


About Sylvia Fredericks

Second-Year MPA student at the La Follette School for Public Affairs (University of Wisconsin - Madison)
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