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RR: 31 March 2013

On this Easter Sunday, let us open our internets to the Required Reading page and look together at some vaguely religious-themed news items:

Here is an op-ed arguing the positive impact of marriage equality on education.

A Pakistani teacher was murdered this week for the crime of educating girls.

ZOMG Common Core is a conspiracy to give the United States over to Chinese Muslims! For serious!

And…you know what? Go back and read that last one again. There’s no way I can top that crazy.

Have a doubtful week! Don’t get fooled on Monday.

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DrShell is an Associate Professor of English at a small liberal arts college. She teaches world literature, composition, popular culture, and speculative fiction and serves as faculty sponsor for the Secular Student Alliance. DrShell lives in tame suburbia with her husband and son and a pack of rescued pets, where she spends a lot of time running, taking Body Pump classes, and thinking about getting another tattoo.

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