“High school students want to see themselves reflected in history,” said Assemblymember Jose Medina, as he introduced his signature ethnic studies graduation requirement bill, AB 101, to colleagues on the Assembly floor.
Trying to staunch major traumas with band-aids is a losing strategy.
The following quote I read recently precisely sums up some of the challenges we face at the moment and our often inadequate responses:
The Fourth of July anniversary this week has turned out to be a somewhat more auspicious time for soul searching among many Jews than has been the case in past years.
This national holiday...