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“What happened to us, happened to all of us.”

What happened to us, happened to all of us. Rabbi Yisroel Goldstein of the Chabad of Poway, speaking at a rally Sunday after the shooting the day prior. (news source) There was [another] shooting Saturday. This time at a Chabad in Poway, about 15 miles from my house. Like other recent shootings, it originated in […]

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Words Matter: A short blog post in which I attempt to convince people that words have power and we should consider the complexities of messages before just taking things at face value…

Media literacy. We talk about how students need this skill. But it’s not just them. It’s adults, too. Educators even. Media literacy is defined by the Media Literacy Project as the ability to access, analyze, evaluate, and create media. Media literate youth and adults are better able to understand the complex messages we receive from […]

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