Mental Health (SEL) History (1957-1958)

The Updated/abridged version of “the deliberate dumbing down of america”, 2011 has the following important and quite incredible tidbit of history related to the origins and funding of mental health programs discussed in these Manchester Union Leader...

Dewey, Dunphy, and Garvey (Three Dangerous Change Agents)

In 1953, before I left the USA for a 20-year period overseas, a close friend of mine’s father, a well known N.Y.C. psychiatrist and sculptor, who ordinarily said little over the dinner table, predicted that the USA would go down due to Professor John Dewey,...

Trump: “Soviet Union was Right to Invade Afghanistan”

Trump says former Soviet Union was ‘right’ to invade Afghanistan, prompting ridicule What a jaw dropper! President Trump really said THAT? How could anyone over fifty years old not understand why the Soviets invaded Afghanistan and the brutality carried...

As Maine Goes, So Goes the Nation?

We read in the Portland Press Herald that Former Portland police chief is Mills’ pick for public safety commissioner. “If confirmed, Sauschuck would oversee the Capitol Police, consolidated emergency communications, the Maine Criminal Justice Academy, the Maine...

Effective School Report (1992)

RESULT OF PRESIDENT REAGAN/USSR PRESIDENT GORBACHEV EDUCATION AND CULTURAL AGREEMENTS SIGNED IN 1985 and 1989 THE EFFECTIVE SCHOOL REPORT’S FEBRUARY 1992 ISSUE CARRIED AN ARTICLE ENTITLED “Free Education in a Free Society” by Nick Zienau of England’s Educational...

Effective School Report (1993)

RESULT OF PRESIDENT REAGAN/USSR PRESIDENT GORBACHEV EDUCATION AND CULTURAL AGREEMENTS SIGNED IN 1985 and 1989 THE EFFECTIVE SCHOOL REPORT’S MAY 1993 ISSUE CARRIED “DIALOGUES IN INTERNATIONAL EDUCATION” by Nick Zienau which discussed a conference in Sochi, Russia...

The Unfinished Symphony

“When training beats education, civilization dies”. ~ C.S. Lewis Listening, this Sunday morning, November 25, 2018, to Schubert’s “Unfinished Symphony”(1822), motivated me to write this article. The totalitarian/unconstitutional...

Arkhangelsk Region Overview

Arkhangelsk Region Overview by Igor Yegorov, BISNIS Representative in Northwest Russia March 2003 (See related article – History of Archangel-Maine Rule of Law Project) Summary Arkhangelsk Region belongs to the Northwest Russia Federal District and is located in...

History of the Maine-Archangel Rule of Law Project

The Archangel (Russia) Committee page was last modified on November 23, 2010 but was taken down shortly after that. September 2003 I. SUMMARY In 1988, the cities and towns that make up Greater Portland, Maine established a vibrant Sister City Relationship with the...