Lando Calrissian: Uniquely Individual

“Lando is not black or white, he’s just Lando. Above and beyond the arguments or discussions of bygone eras, he is of the future….I love Lando! He is simply Lando Calrissian: swashbuckler, gambler, entrepreneur, and survivor. Handsome, interesting,...

Poetry with Lisa Van Damme

The always delightful educator Lisa Van Damme has a wonderful series of videos on poetry inspired by the book Sound and Sense. You can download her free Read with Me...

Legal Challenges to the Lockdowns

From Pacific Legal Foundation: Napa, California; May 27, 2020: Faced with an imminent legal challenge from a local retail art gallery, Napa County officials said late yesterday that retail art galleries may open for business as part of California’s Stage 2 reopening...

O Captain! My Captain! By Walt Whitman

Walt Whitman composed this elegy, or mourning poem, “O Captain! My Captain!” after Abraham Lincoln’s assassination in 1865. O Captain! My Captain! our fearful trip is done; The ship has weather’d every rack, the prize we sought is won; The port...