Daily Archives: August 14, 2022

Idaho: Top Court Leaves Strict Abortion Ban to Remain in Place — Diane Ravitch’s blog

Idaho should hold a referendum and let its people speak on the subject of abortion. The state has one of the strictest bans in the nation. The Idaho Supreme Court said late Friday that the state’s strict antiabortion laws can … Continue reading

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A Warning for Folks in Indiana — Diane Ravitch’s blog

My friend in Oklahoma’s baby died in utero at 7 months. They forced her to carry until her body expelled it. She ended up with peritonitis, nearly bled to death and can no longer conceive. Expect this in IN too. … Continue reading

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DeSantis’ Laws Threaten Research and Speech in Higher Education — Diane Ravitch’s blog

Florida professors are feeling the chilling effect of Ron DeSantis’ gag orders and bans on teaching about race and gender. DeSantis will not stop his crusade for censorship in K-12. Higher education knows they are his targets as well. DeSantis … Continue reading

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A Preliminary Inventory of Trump’s Lies about the Mar-a-Lago Search — Bob Shepherd | Praxis

Don the Con, how do I loathe thee? Let me count the ways from just the last few days. Trump suggested that the FBI might have “planted” documents when he knew that he and his family members had watched the … Continue reading

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