Posts by Allen Marshall
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What happens when public education has no relevance?

When our system of public education was founded in the mid-19th century, it had two goals: Prepare everyone with a baseline set of knowledge and skills in order to supply prepared workers to the growing number of factories, and to take citizens and immigrants from all over the world and turn them all into Americans: […]

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How many troops? We don’t know

Over the past several years, the Pentagon has made some stunning admissions about its mismanagement of funds – the latest, in 2016, being that their accounting system is so bad that they had identified $6.5 trillion in erroneous adjustments to their books. But despite losing trillions of dollars, they hadn’t lost any people. At least […]

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