Monthly Archives: February 2006

Mao, Marx, and the Market

Capitalist Adventures in Russia and China, written by Dean LeBaron, published by New York, John Wiley & Sons, Inc. in 2002. My library didn’t have it, the interloan came from a school rather than a public library. Interesting. As an American, a … Continue reading

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Great Neck students among nation’s highest AP scores

BY JOHN HILDEBRAND STAFF WRITER February 7, 2006, 9:27 PM EST Teenage students in New York State have extended their national lead on college-level Advanced Placement tests, according to a new report that also cites high achievement at a Long … Continue reading

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Should marriage be a renewable contract?

A divorced friend sent this little jousting: 1. Marriage is not a word. It is a sentence (a life sentence!). 2. Marriage is very much like a violin; after the sweet music is over, the strings are attached. 3. Marriage … Continue reading

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