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December, 2010

January, 2010

  • 5 January

    023 (Supplemental): Collective Education, A Listener Email

    ABOVE: As you can see, private education is...not necessarily the answer. An issue that I've been meaning to cover for a while: The real difference between private and public schools, or pedagogical lack thereof. After reflecting on more recent business-related trips to schools, I want to make sure I'm not oversimplifying. A listener named Sebastian sent me one of his posts from the Freedomain Radio Boards, which was a big help. Psychologist Carl Rogers' quotation about instructional approach: "To free curiosity; to permit individuals to go charging off in new directions dictated by their own interests; to unleash the sense of inquiry; to open everything to questioning and exploration; to recognize that everything is in process of change—here is an ...

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December, 2009

  • 3 December

    019 Supplemental: The Civil Disobedience Onion (Peeling Layer One)

    Wes, Daniel and I continue our discussion, switching to the topic of civil disobedience. This topic will be an open forum in the near future. If you want to come on the show and discuss it, please let me know. Bumper Music: "Keystar" by Munchausen by Proxy (Zooey Deschanel) http://zooey-deschanel.us/ Mentioned: Episode 9.3: The State's Facade of Honor and Benevolence http://schoolsucks.podomatic.com/entry/eg/2009-11-22T04_30_34-08_00 Wes Bertrand's Site, Complete Liberty http://completeliberty.com/ Daniel Lakemacher's Site www.warisimmoral.com/ Spooner vs. U.S. Postal System by Lucille J. Goodyear http://www.lysanderspooner.org/STAMP3.htm The Civil Rights Laws & The Growth of Government by by Harry Browne http://www.harrybrowne.org/WGDW/CivilRights.htm Please Vote For School Sucks Podcast On Podcast Alley Click Here

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August, 2009

January, 2009

  • 10 January

    Thank You For Taking the Survey! (A/V Club Members)

    Never before heard Skype conversations between Brett and Webmaster Tony. Brett and Tony 10-22-13: From GTD To Doomsday -DoggCrapp Training -A quieter mind -Clean breaks -acceptance -marketing -The US in 5 to 10 years -Govt Shutdown -Listening to Alex Jones -doomsday -Snowden -GTD/Evernote -Flow state and distraction -The power of identification -GTD and the Trivium -carb backloading Brett and Tony 1-10-14: Bitcoin Issues and Suspicions -Wolf of Wall St and Jeffrey Tucker -Bitcoin suspicions -the digital dangers of a free society -Austrian school dogmatism -vulture capitalism? -business ethics -Is Obama really a murderer? -monkey experiment Related PostsJeffery Tucker On School Sucks - VideosTags: tucker, jeffrey, schoolFull Video - Jeffrey Tucker On School Sucks Live (1-3-14)Tags: tucker, jeffrey, school, wall, wolf

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