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At The End of the Day [The Letters Series]

November 18, 2009 Jose
Barack Obama at School

This week, I’m writing a few more letters to different people, whose names shall be removed from the post, but who nonetheless are amalgamations of real characters. I won’t be mincing words this week, and in these letters, I hope to address some issues I find in education as a whole through these letters. If […]

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G-d Takes Care of All [The Letters Series]

November 17, 2009 Jose
Man's Heart

This week, I’m writing a few more letters to different people, whose names shall be removed from the post, but who nonetheless are amalgamations of real characters. I won’t be mincing words this week, and in these letters, I hope to address some issues I find in education as a whole through these letters. If […]

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No Hammocks, No Papers [The Letters Series]

November 16, 2009 Jose
Wimpy Asks for a Bailout

This week, I’m writing a few more letters to different people, whose names shall be removed from the post, but who nonetheless are amalgamations of real characters. I won’t be mincing words this week, and in these letters, I hope to address some issues I find in education as a whole through these letters. If […]

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Letters: Why I Don’t Just Color In One Crayon

July 10, 2009 Jose
Audre Lorde

Dear Random Commenters and Viewers of My Blog, In my last post, I contended, from personal experience and other sources, that Black and Latino males were definitely needed as participants in schools across the nation, especially in the role of teacher, head figure of most people’s experience with school and the man or woman in […]

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Letter: Man In The Mirror

June 25, 2009 Jose
Michael Jackson's Moonwalker

Dear Michael Jackson, First, let me say that I’m deeply saddened by your death. Your passing ranks up there in the moments where people had to remember where they were standing when they heard the news. On a day when a fellow 70′s-80′s icon in Farrah Fawcett died and so did Ed McMahon, the news […]

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Letters: No, Your Hips Aren’t Enough

June 22, 2009 Jose
Rodney Dangerfield by Harville

Dear Political Volunteer: I’m going to say it: there’s no situation under which, when you have a serious proposition for me, you can nudge me with your hips while I’m trying to drink a rum and coke. None. I know who’s reading, and I can’t say I care much who it offends, or even if […]

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