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Bill Ayers Reflects on The State of Education and Democracy

Bill Ayers, education professor and senior university scholar at the University of Illinois at Chicago, delivered his thoughts on the flaws of our country’s education system and citizen’s role in Democracy Thursday night. Students, professors, and Eugene residents alike packed … Continue reading

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Media Analysis: NY Times Saturday Profile 7/24/10

This profile about Mr. Yu Keping, from the New York Times, is all about someone who is breaking a social norm for his country. He is a Chinese politician that is raising the topic or idea of democracy in a … Continue reading

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Clay Shirky Talks Internet/Papers

As you will come to learn (or perhaps you already know), Clay Shirky (whom you should probably follow on Twitter at @cshirky) has a lot to say about newspapers, the online world, the democratization of publishing (what does that mean? … Continue reading

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