Weekly Recommended Reading

How the ‘Watergate Babies’ Broke American Politics and 'The Surge' at the border, etc

How the ‘Watergate Babies' Broke American Politics They arrived and began opening up Congress. They ended up inadvertently institutionalizing a distinctly partisan and confrontational style that permeates contemporary American politics today, from Politico

Blood Will Tell Who Killed Mickey Bryan, from The New York Times

The Surge How Texas' decade-long border security operation has turned South Texas into one of the most heavily policed and surveilled places in the nation, from The Texas Observer

Teacher’s Guide The day after Martin Luther King, Jr. was killed, a teacher in a small town in Iowa tried a daring classroom experiment. She decided to treat children with blue eyes as superior to children with brown eyes, from FRONTLINE