Jan 062019

Chafa (github) started out as a small piece of supporting code for an obscure personal project I may announce at some indefinite point in the future. Then I decided to release it as a tongue-in-cheek thing for the VT100 anniversary last year, and, well… it gathered a bit of steam. Chafa 1.0 Since I’m not one to leave well enough alone, I packaged it up over the holidays for the 1.0 release. It brings a…

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Jan 062019

This week’s Los Angeles teachers strike starkly poses the question: will the public or privatizers control public education? Aerial photo of Los Angeles, California, Feburary 2011. Joe Mabel / Wikimedia The January 10 strike date announced by the United Teachers of Los Angeles (UTLA) has heightened tensions in an already contentious dispute with Los Angeles Superintendent Austin Beutner, who represents the Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) in negotiations. However, far more is at stake…

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