a couple of local news items of interest, in terms of folks going SERIOUSLY against the grain, in education and in commerce:
the sister of one of d's best childhood friends runs an alternative school in Price George's County - no curriculum, no tests, no grades. the Washington Post profiles it today:
in even more local news, one of the current open society institute fellows is part of the collective that runs the Baltimore Free Store - no fixed location, no paid staff, no cost to customers. the Baltimore Sun profiles it today:
oh, marx would be so proud (just finished reading the first chapter of the german ideology).