Critical Linking: June 24th, 2013

 

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Technology—-freaking us out since 1871 (at least).

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Blerg.

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In a 2012 survey, almost a fifth of children said they would be “embarrassed” if a friend saw them with a book….

Gah.

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In a study last year, the Cooperative Children’s Book Center reviewed thousands of kids’ books, and found that only 3.3 percent were about African Americans, 2.1 percent were about Latinos, and a mere 0.6 percent were about American Indians.

Man, this is one depressing edition of Critical Linking.

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