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Partying for School Choice on Milton Friedman’s 101st Birthday

Fans of school choice—like private school vouchers and charter schools—celebrated Milton Friedman’s birthday by describing how baffled they are by opposition from public schools.

CPS Fires a Special Investigator Who Used Term ‘Nigartard’

Rita DeShannon, a special investigator with Child Protective Services, was fired today after the agency was alerted to inflammatory racist remarks on her personal Twitter account.

The Texas Legislature’s Sexist Little Secret

Misogyny, as I had come to learn, is rampant in the Texas Capitol.

Goodbye to John Graves

Today brings the news that John Graves, the quintessential man of Texas letters, has died.