Here are some of the people writing about some of the stuff I wish I had time to write about today.
- Op-Ed Contributor: Handouts Are Often Better Than a Hand Up
Give poor families an allowance for every child.
- Former Coal CEO Don Blankenship Sentenced To 1 Year In Prison
This is believed to be the first time a high-ranking corporate executive will see prison time for workplace safety convictions following an industrial accident.
- Don't Send Your Kids to College. At Least Not Yet. – The New York Times
A growing number of colleges have begun to embrace a novel solution: change the outcomes of college by changing the inputs. What if college freshmen arrived on campus not burnt out from having been “excellent sheep” in high school, but instead refreshed, focused and prepared to take full advantage of the rich resources and opportunities colleges have to offer?
- We Don’t Need Separate Bathrooms For Men And Women
Public, stall-based ladies’ and men’s bathrooms are essentially a gross disaster that make all of us dread having to pee and some of us fear for our safety.