Is this working?

Link to episode 538: Is this working? This American Life episode is about “Stories of schools struggling with what to do with misbehaving kids. For teachers, it’s not clear how to get the kids to behave. Asking politely does not always work. Or detention. You can suspend them, but sending kids home from the thing […] Continue reading


Ericka and I chose to analyze the Family Resource Council (FRC); a liberal, right-winged group who is a religious based and family orientated organization. Their main focus according to their site is to promote “traditional family values” and “advance faith, family and freedom in public policy and the culture”. The FRC are known mainly for […] Continue reading

Policy Institute Analysis: The Heritage Foundation

The Heritage Foundation 214 Massachusetts Ave NE Washington DC 20002-4999 “Founded in 1973, The Heritage Foundation is a research and educational institution—a think tank—whose mission is to formulate and promote conservative public policies based on the principles of free enterprise, limited government, individual freedom, traditional American values, and a strong national defense.” “We believe the […] Continue reading