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    May 14, 2014

    The New Segregation: School Choice in AZ Takes on a Different Meaning If Your Kid Has a Disability

    I spotted Jay Heiler from across a crowded Pei Wei on a hot summer night in 2013. It had been years since I'd seen him last, but Heiler hadn't changed a bit, a head or two taller than the other patrons, a boyish wave in his carefully combed blond hair. I didn't catch his eye, but I knew he'd come o ... More >>

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    August 8, 2011

    Beirut: The Rip Tide

    Stream The Rip Tide in its entirety​When listening to indie folk/pop outfit Beirut, one had quite a lot to take in. Zach Condon -- the brainchild behind the band -- meticulously crafts his melodies with violins, horns and even some ukelele -- or "uke," as the kids call it. The Rip Tide, the third ... More >>