The Civic Commons Blog Post

Will things ever change?

By: Andrew Samtoy

We've made some advances - but are they the ones that really matter?  

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The Civic Commons Blog Post

Seven days and seven nights without a phone

By: Andrew Samtoy

Seven days without a cell phone?  Yes, please.  

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The Civic Commons Blog Post

The real title fight: education.

By: Andrew Samtoy

In Cleveland, 63% of public school students who enter the Cleveland Metropolitan School District will graduate from their high school in five years.  Thirty-seven percent will drop out, and boys are 30% more likely...

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Mauritius

By: Andrew Samtoy

"...you gather the idea that Mauritius was made first, and then heaven; and that heaven was copied after Mauritius." Mark Twain

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The Force of Police

By: Andrew Samtoy

We have the opportunity for what President Obama called "reflection and understanding."  Will we take it?  

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