Paper Clippings The Blog of The Crossroads Cultural Center
Paper Clippings, more than a classical blog, is a service providing valuable reading material in order to help readers reach a judgment about current affairs. Comments and discussion are more than welcome.
Wednesday, February 13, 2013 at 8:53AM
A nice comparison of "Downton Abbey" vs. "Girls." In fact, depicting the past as 'oppressive' is the essential device that our permissive society uses in order to justify its own nihilism.
Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 12:26PM
Thomas Friedman is very excited about online education. He should reflect that bringing a student to the point where he can learn from an online course takes almost as much work as bringing him to the point where he can learn by reading the book by himself. How many students in rural Egyptian villages are ready to take circuit theory courses from MIT?