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Re: Against Vouchers for Shelby County (Opinion: Editorial)
Issue: 03-16-2017
Posted: 03-16-2017

posted by: ArlingtonPop
@dat Mate is correct. This bill only applies to Shelby County Schools....
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Re: Against Vouchers for Shelby County (Opinion: Editorial)
Issue: 03-16-2017
Posted: 03-16-2017

posted by: ArlingtonPop
Well, I could post the Supreme Court test, couldn't I ? Here it is: Under the Private Choice Test developed by the court, for a voucher program to be constitutional...
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Re: Against Vouchers for Shelby County (Opinion: Editorial)
Issue: 03-16-2017
Posted: 03-16-2017

posted by: ArlingtonPop
@Flyer Staff As much as I am against vouchers, the bill does appear to meet the test imposed by the Supreme Court in 2002 (Zellman v Simmons-Harris) regarding whether a...
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Re: The Death of Suburbia (Opinion: Letter From The Editor)
Issue: 03-16-2017
Posted: 03-16-2017

posted by: Firefox
As long as urban public schools are unsafe and inadequate, suburbs with municipal school systems will thrive. Who can afford private schools in urban areas? Oh yeah, rich folks....
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Re: Against Vouchers for Shelby County (Opinion: Editorial)
Issue: 03-16-2017
Posted: 03-16-2017

posted by: Máté Wierdl
Kelsey is a rep for Germantown. Germantown has a separate school district....
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Re: Wanted: MPD Seeks Public Input on Use of Force (News: News Blog)
Issue: 03-09-2017
Posted: 03-16-2017

posted by: datGuy
It is both a very poorly designed and non representative survey. They ask citizens to provide survey responses to questions that have grouped civilian behaviors and reactions to police direction...
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Re: The Death of Suburbia (Opinion: Letter From The Editor)
Issue: 03-16-2017
Posted: 03-16-2017

posted by: CL Mullins
moverhill, After nearly 40 years in San Francisco I have to say it was smug people like you who turned it into the Disney mall it is today....
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Re: The Death of Suburbia (Opinion: Letter From The Editor)
Issue: 03-16-2017
Posted: 03-16-2017

posted by: ArlingtonPop
@moverhill I love it when people come together in a meeting of the minds. We can agree that you would be miserable if you came to live out here and...
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Re: John DeBerry: An Outlier on Vouchers (Politics: Politics Beat Blog)
Issue: 03-09-2017
Posted: 03-16-2017

posted by: ArlingtonPop
@Oak 'What is needed is the use of big data, to analyze where humans can profitably spend their time and energy, and design educational systems which identify those humans who...
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Re: The Death of Suburbia (Opinion: Letter From The Editor)
Issue: 03-16-2017
Posted: 03-16-2017

posted by: moverhill
Abominable (yet another spot-on moniker): I'm not mentally anguished by your living in a white refugee ghetto, I assure you. In fact, I'm delighted you live far away from me,...
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Re: The Death of Suburbia (Opinion: Letter From The Editor)
Issue: 03-16-2017
Posted: 03-16-2017

posted by: nobody
Grove - glad to hear Carriage Crossing was busy when you were there. It's always dead when I've been but think I've only been there on weekdays (lunch hour runs...
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Re: Against Vouchers for Shelby County (Opinion: Editorial)
Issue: 03-16-2017
Posted: 03-16-2017

posted by: datGuy
Does Kelsey still live not live in his district?...
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Re: The Death of Suburbia (Opinion: Letter From The Editor)
Issue: 03-16-2017
Posted: 03-16-2017

posted by: moverhill
Mia: the white-flighters have walls, too, only they call them gated communities. They have walls of other kinds to keep the "undesirables" out too, like redlining, mortgage loan discrimination, restrictive...
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Re: The Death of Suburbia (Opinion: Letter From The Editor)
Issue: 03-16-2017
Posted: 03-16-2017

posted by: GroveReb84
I'll add that, as a suburban parent, my time is spent on kids. They get home from school, and I'm shuttling them to choir practice at the school, soccer practice,...
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Re: The Death of Suburbia (Opinion: Letter From The Editor)
Issue: 03-16-2017
Posted: 03-16-2017

posted by: datGuy
BP45, interesting thoughts. The lack of a city plan allows those miserably designed buildings to proliferate. Its shameful there is no design requirements in south main area and a commission...
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Re: John DeBerry: An Outlier on Vouchers (Politics: Politics Beat Blog)
Issue: 03-09-2017
Posted: 03-16-2017

posted by: OakTree
The only way to reimagine education, is to rethink the de facto trajectory which Americans can expect out of our lives in the brave new world of the 21st Century....
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Re: The Death of Suburbia (Opinion: Letter From The Editor)
Issue: 03-16-2017
Posted: 03-16-2017

posted by: GroveReb84
@nobody, I thought the same about Carriage Crossing, until I went there last Friday night. I had to drive around a couple times to find a good parking spot. It...
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Re: The Death of Suburbia (Opinion: Letter From The Editor)
Issue: 03-16-2017
Posted: 03-16-2017

posted by: TheAbominableDavid
It gives me great joy to know that just by living in Collierville I can cause mental anguish to people like Moverhill. Sure, I may pay more to have my...
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Re: The Death of Suburbia (Opinion: Letter From The Editor)
Issue: 03-16-2017
Posted: 03-16-2017

posted by: FUNKbrs
@BP45 How dare those white kids move to the city for a higher quality of life. Race traitors, amirite?...
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Re: The Death of Suburbia (Opinion: Letter From The Editor)
Issue: 03-16-2017
Posted: 03-16-2017

posted by: OakTree
"Dad, are we there yet?" "No son. You can't get there from here."...
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Re: The Death of Suburbia (Opinion: Letter From The Editor)
Issue: 03-16-2017
Posted: 03-16-2017

posted by: Mia S Kite
moverhill, and those horrid white people attained those percentages without walling them out vis-a-vis the West Bank and Gaza....
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Re: The Death of Suburbia (Opinion: Letter From The Editor)
Issue: 03-16-2017
Posted: 03-16-2017

posted by: BP45
We're still building suburbs in Memphis - we're doing it Downtown. Just look no further than the cheap suburban style units being built in South Main. They are being built...
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Re: John DeBerry: An Outlier on Vouchers (Politics: Politics Beat Blog)
Issue: 03-09-2017
Posted: 03-16-2017

posted by: Nick R
CL, I'm afraid that not only has that ship sailed, there is no one left to build a new one....
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Re: John DeBerry: An Outlier on Vouchers (Politics: Politics Beat Blog)
Issue: 03-09-2017
Posted: 03-16-2017

posted by: ArlingtonPop
@CL If you are of a mind, follow Funk's link to what are, in the judgment of the World Economic Forum, the best school systems. Putting aside any concerns you...
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Re: Another Tale of Two Cities: How to Deal With Donald Trump: PART ONE (Politics: Politics Beat Blog)
Issue: 03-09-2017
Posted: 03-16-2017

posted by: Nick R
nobody, You know that even if folks were given access to low cost Canadian psychotropics, it means nothing if they don't use them....
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