Archive for January 21st, 2014

January 21st, 2014 - 5:06 pm § in Misc.

Buchenwald 17: Anniversary of the final solution

Another Horrid Anniversary¬† On January 21, Theodor Dannecker, associate to Eichmann wrote “In accordance with the will of the Fuhrer, the Jewish question within the part of Europe ruled or controlled by Germany is after the war to be subjected to a final solution (einer endgultigen Losung).&#[...]

January 21st, 2014 - 4:54 pm § in Misc.



January 21st, 2014 - 4:04 pm § in The Ave Scene

Of Harborview and Obamacare

Sam R Sharar, UW Faculty Sam was kind enough to let me post this here.  I strongly urge anyone interested in healthcare to read the thoughtful message. He raises a number of issues that are all to easy to neglect while the far right kvells over their horror about Obamacare, the too comfortable empl[...]

January 21st, 2014 - 3:02 am § in Politics

Bloggers, libel, and free speech

“Sticks and stones may break my bones, But words will never harm me.” — Traditional rhyme Were it only so. The ugly reality is that badmouthing someone can destroy their reputation, business, career, family, and life. For example, we’ve all read news stories about cyberbullie[...]

January 21st, 2014 - 2:35 am § in Misc.

OPEN ACCESS: Why do we have copyright laws?

Open Access As The Antidote To Privatizing Knowledge And Learning By Techdirt at Above the Law <span class=”mceItemHidden”><<span class=”hiddenSpellError” pre=””>img</span> <span class=”hidd[...]