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University of South Carolina President Harris Pastides blows a teachable moment

Ducking an opportunity to educate, University of South Carolina President Harris Pastides, blew a “teachable moment” on Thursday, the day after nine people were murdered in cold blood in Charleston’s most prominent black church.  Although President Pastides could have opted … Continue reading

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South Carolina’s Walter R. Scott and Michael Thomas Slager, a collision of fear, loathing, and unpaid child support?

Update:  From the Mayor’s press conference:  Reporter wanted to know why all police officers aren’t trained in CPR.  I confess this made me laugh out loud; as in San Diego, killers are hired as EMTs. Ask Emergency Services Director, Dr. … Continue reading

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