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Drive-By Thoughts: Making Dollars and Sense of Don Lemon’s Logic

Don Lemon recently joined a storied list of black public figures that have, throughout the years, chided the black community’s cultural failings. Lemon not only agreed with Fox News’ Bill … Continue reading

July 30, 2013 · 1 Comment

Reconfiguring My Public Writing Position

I have had some kind of blog, both private and public, for over ten years now. As I transitioned into academia I found public writing immensely gratifying and helpful. I … Continue reading

July 23, 2013 · 1 Comment

Red Flag Schools: Who Is Accountable for High Student Loan Defaults?

Big report about student loan defaults is making the rounds today: I read the Education Sector (ES) report that inspired the news story and I have a few thoughts. First, … Continue reading

July 2, 2013 · 1 Comment