Archive for February 1st, 2011

February 1st, 2011 - 11:58 pm § in Uncategorized

Seeds Of Exploitation

When someone presents a social responsibility proposal at a corporate annual meeting, the inevitable response is that corporations are in business to make money for their shareholders, and saving the world is someone else’s responsibility. Which is, of course, the best argument anyone can make[...]

February 1st, 2011 - 5:03 pm § in Schools & Colleges

What Are Students Taught About Violence?

Melissa P. Upton, M.D. At my children’s elementary school, they were required to sign “no weapons, no violence” ┬áhonor code each autumn, and parents had to co-sign. No toy weapons were allowed, even with costumes, but, and addition, no object (pencil, book, bat) could be used as a[...]

February 1st, 2011 - 9:31 am § in Misc.

Cairo, 2,000,000 Demonstrate