What’s Missing From Education Reform in America?

Welcome to my blog:

Reflections on Education, Environment, and Empire

As an education system goes, so goes the nation it educates. Yet nearly six decades of reform have not only failed to solve the problems in our schools but have created and compounded many of the problems. The failure to solve problems throughout our education system is reflected in our growing inability as a people to solve the problems affecting the health of our planet and all living things. This blog is dedicated to exploring how and why this is happening.

"When one person cries out, 'The emperor is naked!' — When a single person breaks the rules of the game, this exposing it as a game — everything suddenly appears in another light..."

—Václav Havel

March 30, 2017


Deconfliction? Who in his right mind could possibly think this term makes any sense.
March 30, 2017

What’s Behind the Emerald Curtain?

Pacific Rivers is releasing Shane Anderson’s amazing film on-line. This film exposes the destruction allowed by the Oregon Forest Practices Act and features Rockaway Beach and […]
March 27, 2017

Get the Drift of Aerial Spray?

Oregon bans aerial spray 60 feet from drinking water sources. Our neighbor Washington requires a 200 foot buffer for 1/2 mile upstream. Washington bans chemicals such […]