Category Archives: Blog

Banking video re-posted

Banks don't lend money - explained - video still of man talking in talk show setting

It’s now again possible to watch the video about how banks don’t loan money (they buy securities). Many thanks to @notporc for pointing out the broken video embed and for providing a link to a new video. See the video

Khan Academy Contest

From Khan Academy: “We’re proud to support the Breakthrough Junior Challenge video contest again this year. To qualify, create a short (under three minutes) video explaining a challenging concept in physics, mathematics, or the life sciences in an engaging, illuminating,

Documentary about Curfew Protests

Our group of people, of all ages, protested the San Diego curfew back in 1997. Here is a documentary about the protests and our tactics. I still support using the first amendment as a defense against the curfew. Meaning, you

Get out of mandatory schooling

This is going to be a startling post. You only have to go to school because your parents did three things and you can undo these actions. 

Suspended for growing hair to help cancer patients

A charter high school suspended a student for his long hair that he wants to donate to cancer victims.  J.T. Gaskins survived leukemia as a child. He refused to brush his hair differently to mask the length. He’s missed five