Friday, September 30, 2011

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Saturday coffee. « Fred Klonsky's blog - Education Action Group’s Ben Velderman strikes again. Thanks goodness for Saturday coffee. This has been a lousy week. Wednesday’s murder of an innocent man, Troy Davis, by the state of Georgia cre...


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