Minnesota’s New Bullying Law and the Ability of Educators to Respond to Off-Campus Bullying

19 Apr

On April 9th Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton signed into law the “Safe and Supportive Minnesota Schools Act” which, among other things, updates the state’s anti-bullying legislation. The previous version of the law, last updated in 2007, was much maligned as … Read More »

Victoria Wilcher, 3-Year-Old Mauled By Pit Bulls, Allegedly Told To Leave Restaurant

18 Apr

A 3-year-old girl recovering from a severe pit bull attack was allegedly asked to leave a Jackson, Mississippi KFC because her face was scaring customers. Victoria Wilcher’s family was outraged by the alleged incident and took to Facebook to share … Read More »

On Men, Child Care and Work

17 Apr

“The next move in the women’s movement will be to make it also a men’s movement.” Anne-Marie Slaughter One of my great pleasures of the past few years has been meeting and getting to know Anne-Marie Slaughter. Last week, I … Read More »