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Wednesday, September 2, 2009

Late Summer Reading

Please read yesterdays posting on Safe Districts, Seniority and Term Limits if you have not done so.  It is rather imformative reading.  We also suggest the following with particular emphasis on the Call to Action report about athletics and our colleges.  Your comments are most welcome.

George Will on the military’s Afghanistan adventure:
http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2009/08/31/AR2009083102912.html

Christopher Hitchens on Edward M. Kennedy:
http://www.slate.com/id/2226780/

Detroit’s Mayor Bing on how to save his city:
http://www.freep.com/article/20090901/NEWS01/909010377/1322/To-save-the-city--Bing-says-he-will-make-cuts

LATimes on teachers unions:
http://www.latimes.com/news/opinion/editorials/la-ed-teachers31-2009jul31,0,6170898.story

Grey Swan on public sector unions:
http://greyswan.net/2009/01/public-sector-unions-must-be-banned/

Compliance Services Office website – The University of Michigan:
http://www.mgoblue.com/compliance/article.aspx?id=97424

A Call to Action – Reconnecting College Sports and Higher Education (2001):
http://www.knightcommission.org/images/pdfs/2001_knight_report.pdf

Government monitoring resale sites:
http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml09/09299.html

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