Justice For The Rest Of Us

A middle-aged social scientist who started blogging to support social justice and spread the gospel of non-violence. Though it may cost me followers, I will criticize the left when we make mistakes, including resorting to violence when it isn't necessary. Cesar Chavez, who organized disenfranchised migrant workers and Martin Luther King, who not only fought for civil rights but for economic justice, exemplify the principles I espouse here. But make no mistake about it: I am a proud member of the left.

On a personal note, I love Siamese cats, and I'm addicted to baseball. As a public service, I post one cute animal picture everyday. Don't be surprised to see something about music from the 60s every once in a while.

https://twitter.com/#!/Occumama
Recent Tweets @Occumama

U.S. colleges such as Boston University are using financial aid to lure rich students while shortchanging the poor, forcing those most in need to take on heavy debt, a report found.

“Colleges are always saying how committed they are to admitting low-income students — that they are all about equality,” Burd said in a phone interview. “This data shows there’s been a dramatic shift. The pursuit of prestige and revenue has led them to focus more on high-income students.”

  1. thetuitionproject reblogged this from oldenough2burmom
  2. mediabrainwash reblogged this from oldenough2burmom
  3. collegeboardom reblogged this from oldenough2burmom
  4. beachmm reblogged this from oldenough2burmom
  5. awesomepudding reblogged this from stfuconservatives
  6. haveievermentioned reblogged this from weaverworks
  7. weaverworks reblogged this from 55223311
  8. derangedlazyartist reblogged this from 55223311
  9. kogiopsis reblogged this from stfuconservatives
  10. theoccasionalitalic reblogged this from oldenough2burmom and added:
    Well fuck you very much
  11. acidicangels reblogged this from oldenough2burmom
  12. mazesprinter reblogged this from oldenough2burmom
  13. shaakirahelizabeth reblogged this from oldenough2burmom
  14. justsayingstuff reblogged this from oldenough2burmom
  15. aquus reblogged this from readabooknotablog and added:
    but is anyone really surprised by the classism of these high-end institutes who see education as a business opportunity
  16. readabooknotablog reblogged this from exchangingtwohundred
  17. exchangingtwohundred reblogged this from willbraham
  18. earthlyeyes reblogged this from willbraham
  19. thehighlife56 reblogged this from oldenough2burmom
  20. willbraham reblogged this from oldenough2burmom
  21. vengefuldreams reblogged this from oldenough2burmom
  22. mymindiscandy reblogged this from oldenough2burmom
  23. virginite reblogged this from oldenough2burmom
  24. thebardofavon reblogged this from oldenough2burmom
  25. sharpmutt reblogged this from truth-has-a-liberal-bias