Thursday, July 17, 2014
Below are links to various sources of coverage of today's aircraft disaster in Ukraine:
CNN Coverage NBC Coverage BBC Coverage CBS Coverage ABC Coverage
New York Times Coverage The Guardian Coverage Time Coverage
More from The Guardian Le Monde Coverage
Sunday, July 13, 2014
Linked below is a running chronicle of calendar year 2014. One the day of this post, it covers January 1, 2014 through July 13, 2013. In the coming days, I will update the record of this year as events dictate.
I will be using this record of 2014 in the high school courses that I teach.
A Chronicle of 2014
Tuesday, July 8, 2014
|State of Washington|
One the same day that the American electorate awarded President Barack Obama with a second term, voters in the state of Washington approved a referendum allowing for the legal sales of recreational marijuana for the northwestern state.
Nearly two years later---Tuesday, July 8, 2014---legal recreational marijuana sales began in Washington.
AP: Legal Marijuana Sales for Recreational Use Begin in State of Washington
Seattle Times: November 6, 2012 Article on Voter Approval of the Marijuana Referendum
Seattle Times: Post Sales Legal in Washington, July 8, 2014
Seattle Times: Seattle Has its First Legal Recreational Weed Sales