An all-out war over the treatment of retired lab chimps has broken out between The Humane Society and the New York Blood Center — including charges that animal activists are stalking blood-bank trustees and their kids.
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Summit Basecamp, a joint project of Facebook and the high-performing charter-school network Summit Public Schools, is an example of an increasingly popular education trend -- data-driven "personalized learning." Its most fervent backers have framed it as the next big thing in education, re-imagining how classrooms work and allowing teachers to reach students across a wide spectrum. But some parents, researchers and privacy advocates worry about what information is being collected and how it is being used.
Is our culture of wealth, led by the likes of Gates and Buffett, replacing a society of citizens with a new social order of patrons and supplicants?
Denver’s business community, through the Downtown Denver Partnership, has worked to shape homeless policy for more than a decade, advocating an approach that is part outreach, part ordinance.