Video: One-World Schoolhouse
Fascinating discussion of education on the Internet:
Compare and contrast with this recent audio podcast: EconTalk’s “Kling on Education and the Internet.”
That men do not learn very much from the lessons of history is the most important of all the lessons that history has to teach.
On July 24, 1823, Chile abolished slavery. On the same day in 1847, Brigham Young (pictured) led his fellow Mormon pioneers into the Salt Lake Valley. In 1974, the U.S. Supreme Court told President Richard Nixon that he lacked constitutional authority to withhold the infamous “Nixon Tapes” from Congress.
July 24 is Pioneer Day in Utah, and Simón Bolívar Day in Bolivia, Ecuador, Colombia, and Venezuela.