Last week, The Atlantic lambasted school choice policies for threatening the American tradition of “uniting communities” with public high schools. This week we examine this argument, what really unifies a place, and the job of schools in cities.
The IPCC Report is the most significant warning about the effects of global warming in the past 20 years. It paints a dire picture of what will happen if the world gets 1.5 C degree hotter than it is now; a temperature that the IPCC tells us the world is on track to hit in 2040 if warnings are not heeded. The report suggests there are daily practices we could change individually, and the suggestions might surprise you.