Obscuring our Heart

Recently, the non-indictment of Darren Wilson showed us that justice doesn’t always prevail. Our heart tells the truth but the “system” that governs us adjourns our chances of doing the right thing. For example, one might not have enough evidence of an assault that took place years ago. The culprit is most likely identifiable but… Read More Obscuring our Heart

Civil Asset Forfeiture aka Robbery – Too Excessive?

It’s one of those controversial civil laws. Whether the police uses it fairly, there’s always some unnecessary punishment associated. Lately, Mr. Connelly spoke about cops in his jurisdiction who were eager to confiscate suspects “exotic vehicle” outside a local bar. It’s fine if police officers are confiscating stolen vehicles but it just seems like cops… Read More Civil Asset Forfeiture aka Robbery – Too Excessive?

How Much Technology is Enough for our Classrooms?

With schools acquiring bigger budgets than ever before, where does the money go to? Infrastructure? Teachers? Once, in my freshman year at high school, I had a teacher who talked about respect for the laptop cart. Basically, a cart containing about twenty laptops needed as much attention as a student getting bullied, maybe even more. Also, the… Read More How Much Technology is Enough for our Classrooms?