Tag Archives: education

Juneteenth: Now More Than Ever

Juneteenth: Now More Than Ever

Juneteenth is celebrated as the anniversary of the emancipation of slaves in Texas on June 19, 1865, and it is also an occasion to speak out about injustices in our country.

The Daily Embers: March For Our Lives, Great Pacific Garbage Patch, and College Basketball

Happy Monday? Over the weekend there was a massive March For Our Lives, news that the Great Pacific Garbage Patch has gotten larger, and basketball games were played.

Drinking, Smoking, Screwing, Lying, Cheating, and Stealing My Way through Words

If you’re lucky, you’ll connect with a writer (or several) who will alter your worldview after reading their works; “Confessions of an Educator” columnist Chris Margolin shares his transformative experience reading Charles Bukowski.