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We need more than a national conversation about race and policing. We need spiritual and political change at the local level.
This has been the spring of discontent over standardized testing. Unfortunately, this has been closely tied to resistance to the Common Core standards.
One practical lesson of the Pew report is the crucial need for mainliners to focus on passing the faith on to the next generation.
By the time of Freddie Gray's arrest, his part of town was already awash in legitimate grievances against the police.
No rain in California is a disaster for all of us. But the drought, now entering its fourth year, is also an opportunity.
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