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My Son’s Brain is Not Public Domain

I remember when I was a Political Science major, I had this amazing professor who had us read a whole list of books on Utopias; just so we would be sure that we knew what a Utopia was, and that we didn’t live in one. After my son was born I began reading Young Adult

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Living Room Acrobat

    “Jennifer! I can’t believe you’re letting him do that! Isaiah, get down right now!” “Mom, it’s no big deal, he does it all the time. He’s 7-years-old and he hasn’t fallen yet.” “That’s ridiculous, that doesn’t mean he won’t fall.” “At this point, if he falls, he’ll learn – and he won’t do

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