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Republican Strategy On Debt Ceiling Is Ridiculous, But Provides Perfect Classroom Lesson On “Compromise”


I learned about the importance of compromise in my nineteen year community organizing career prior to becoming a teacher, and I’ve shared a fair amount about it at The Best Posts & Articles About Compromise.

In fact, Republicans in the House could probably learn something from reading the articles collected there.

Ezra Klein writes a great blog at The Washington Post (except, however, when he’s publishing posts about education. There is something about schools that seems to make newspaper opinion writers lose perspective).

Today, he write an excellent piece that I’m adding to my Best list on compromise. It’s titled The GOP asks why Obama will negotiate with Putin and not with them. Here’s why, and here’s an excerpt:


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I'm a high school teacher in Sacramento, CA.

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