Get A City Job, Lose Your Rights?

by Rev. Samuel T. Ross-Lee/ Inner-City News | Jan 11, 2017 1:39 pm | Comments (20)

Paul Bass Photo (Opinion) While a soldier in the United States Army, I was reminded more than once, that we served to defend democracy, not to practice it.  A particularly influential chaplain, unbeknownst to him, almost influenced me to return to the Army as a chaplain after divinity school.  The thing that stopped me from taking or even giving serious consideration to this path was my learning that Army chaplains were prohibited, like everyone else in the military, from criticizing the government, the president, or other elected officials. 

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Girls Gather S.T.E.A.M.

by Lucy Gellman | Jan 11, 2017 1:31 pm

Lucy Gellman Photo Tatyana Ramirez was struggling with the “tower of power” two-minute challenge — how to build the highest, most stable structure in the room with only candied fruit and toothpicks — when she had an algebraic revelation: Use a triangular base.

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