Wednesday, November 19, 2014

First Reads

School Choice Emerging as a Go-To Issue for African American Voters | The Chicago Defender

House Republicans have selected white men to chair all but one of their standing committees next year

Can 1,000 smartphones make a difference in the fight against Ebola? Or just make us feel better?

Grades, before test scores, hold secret to success - Consortium on Chicago School Research.

Tamara Chabe: America’s first black Republican Congresswoman gets one thing. People flee communism never capitalism

I'm a Liberal Democrat. I'm Voting for Rand Paul in 2016. Here Is Why. 

What if the FBI had succeeded in exposing Martin Luther King Jr.?

Boko Haram seizes Chibok, hometown of kidnapped schoolgirls

The new lexicon: Liberals latest dance craze - Grubering the American people | via

Did Russia launch a space weapon?

A messy desk encourages a creative mind, psych study finds