Tagged:All posts tagged: literacy

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California Sued Over Child Literacy Rates

Also in the news: A brand new storytelling game, and historical facts about the heroine of "Island of the Blue Dolphins." Welcome to the Daily Blunt!

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Oscar Wilde’s Role in the Reform That Put Women in Trousers

Women in pants? Who first argued for such a thing?! Unsurprisingly Oscar Wilde was an advocate. This and more in today's Daily Blunt!

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Fans Freak Over Dark Tower Run Time; All Killer, No Filler Says King

The 95-minute run time of 'The Dark Tower' is causing some fans concern. This, Kevin Spacey as Gore Vidal, and more in today's Daily Blunt.

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There’s a Reason Demagogues Despise Books

Michelle Kuo recounts the experience of reading with an inmate and friend in an Arkansas County Jail and the connections to the need for literacy.

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Chicago to Withhold High School Diplomas From Grads With No Plans

A new approach to post-high school plans and the diplomas that come just prior? This and a whole lot more in today's Daily Blunt.

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Shakespeare in the Park Julius Caesar Persists Despite Political Challenges

The Donald Trump parallels drawn in this season's Shakespeare in the Park production have incited the ire of Junior! This and more in today's Daily Blunt.