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Grant Constitution Team Makes Top 10 in D.C.

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The juggernaut that is the Grant High Constitution Team learned today that they are in the top 10 of the National Constitution Finals. The squad of high-school students competed with the best in the country in the D.C. area over the weekend, facing varied questions about executive power; immigration reform; the role of media as watchdog; and what, if any, Constitutional protections Facebook users ...   More
 
Sunday, May 1, 2011 by MARK ZUSMAN

The School Bond Election: Why Some Schools Will Be Rebuilt

Lainie Block Wilker of Learn Now, Build Later

Money from the $548 million bond measure that is on the ballot for voters who live in the Portland School District would go toward rebuilding nine schools and upgrading all 76 others. 
How were the nine picked? 
It turns out it wasn't entirely based on which schools were in the worst shape or which schools served the largest number of students. Instead, the decision was informed ...   More
 
Thursday, April 28, 2011 by MARK ZUSMAN

What Were We Thinking? 4/20/11

WW Editor Mark Zusman answers your questions about our coverage.


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Wednesday, April 20, 2011 MARK ZUSMAN

What Were We Thinking? 4/13/11

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Wednesday, April 13, 2011 MARK ZUSMAN

What Were We Thinking? 4/6/11

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Tuesday, April 5, 2011 MARK ZUSMAN

Paul Allen's Memoir Reveals Bill Gates

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Vanity Fair Magazine is out with an excerpt of Paul Allen's memoir and it promises to be a best-seller, perhaps less because of what it reveals about the author than what Allen has to say about Bill Gates. The book, with the rather blustery title Idea Man, isn't due out for another month, but the VF    More
 
Wednesday, March 30, 2011 by MARK ZUSMAN

What Were We Thinking? 3/30/11

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Wednesday, March 30, 2011 MARK ZUSMAN

Harry & David Files for Chapter 11

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In news that's noteworthy but hardly surprising, Harry & David filed today for bankruptcy. 

The Medford-based seller of food and fruits—one of the larger employers in southern Oregon with 1,950 workers—says a number of its lenders have agreed to write off much of its debt, allowing it to continue operating with a bit of breathing room.
 
If so, that would be a welc...   More
 
Monday, March 28, 2011 by MARK ZUSMAN

The Crackdown On Craigslist: Junk Science?

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Was the pressure placed on Craigslist to shut its adult section last year based, in part, on crap science?   Journalist Nick Pinto, writing for the City Pages, published a piece this week that kneecaps the "study" used by the Women's Funding Network in its...   More
 
Friday, March 25, 2011 by MARK ZUSMAN

What Were We Thinking? 3/23/11

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