MARVEL TEASES “LAST DAYS” OF “MAGNETO”

from CBR Marvel has announced via Newsarama that “Magneto” will be taking part in the upcoming “Secret Wars” line-wide event under the “Last Days” banner. The website quotes SVP of Publishing and Executive Editor Tom Breevort as saying that the series included in the “Last Days” branding will tell “the final stories” of these characters…

A Country Where Teachers Have a Voice

by SARAH BUTRYMOWICZ from The Atlantic This summer, when the Dutch government debated mandating that all schools provide three hours of physical education a week to students, Jasper Bunt, the principal at a Montessori school called Oog in Al, argued against it. He already offered the required two hours of gym at his school in Utrecht,…

Annotation of the 2015 State of the Union

by BETTINA CHANG from Pacific Standard Last night, President Barack Obama delivered his sixth State of the Union speech. As we’ve come to expect from such speeches, it was full of vagaries and statements that most people couldn’t possibly disagree with: “And as a new generation of veterans comes home, we owe them every opportunity to…