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Posted: Jul 7, 2017
CHSAA Now

Q&A: CHSAA hall of famer Justin Armour dishes on today's landscape of high school athletics
CHSAA Now
There's a lot of race to nowhere going on with these parents and these kids. I feel like we're overdoing it, putting them in these camps and tournaments everywhere and spending a lot of money with no guarantee of a return. You have to look at your kids ...

Posted: Jul 7, 2017
CHSAA Now

Q&A: CHSAA hall of famer Justin Armour dishes on today's landscape of high school athletics
CHSAA Now
There's a lot of race to nowhere going on with these parents and these kids. I feel like we're overdoing it, putting them in these camps and tournaments everywhere and spending a lot of money with no guarantee of a return. You have to look at your kids ...

Posted: Jul 7, 2017
The Olympian

Are tail lights all you see? Half of us live here and work somewhere else
The Olympian
Subtracting work, sleep and commuting, the average person has about 60 hours each week of spare time, notes author Mike Lauesen, in his new book, “Getting Off the Treadmill: Escaping the Race to Nowhere.” “Make the best use of your commute by ...

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Posted: Jul 7, 2017
Are tail lights all you see? Half of us live here and work somewhere else
The News Tribune
Subtracting work, sleep and commuting, the average person has about 60 hours each week of spare time, notes author Mike Lauesen, in his new book, “Getting Off the Treadmill: Escaping the Race to Nowhere.” “Make the best use of your commute by ...

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Posted: Jun 30, 2017
The American Interest

A Race to Nowhere
The American Interest
If slavery was America's original sin, as so many commentators have said, then race-based restrictions and eugenic sterilization were the twisted progeny of the nation's exile from Eden. Two recent books by prominent legal scholars explore these dark ...

Posted: Jun 18, 2017
PsychCentral.com (blog)

I feel Empty Inside -3 Fixes for Feeling Nothing
PsychCentral.com (blog)
Not as “race to nowhere” but as a baby step toward fulfillment. Redirecting – being able to be by yourself, tolerate down time and sit with a feeling is part of being an adult. You can grow to even like it. Learn to read, meditate and relax without ...

Posted: Jun 17, 2017
New Nigeria Needs New Nigerians
THISDAY Newspapers
Until those who are supposed to be the conscience of the nation (journalists) do the needful, Nigeria will continue to be Omololu Olunloyes nightmare country, where both the people and their leaders are engaged in a hypocritical race to nowhere while ...

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Posted: Jun 10, 2017
Press-Enterprise

Should Riverside Unified high schools scrap valedictorians?
Press-Enterprise
“They're caught in this race to nowhere and are experiencing stress that is unnecessary,” Roe said. “There needs to be a focus on creating an authentic learning experience and making sure they're living in harmony with that.” The valedictorian honor ...

Posted: Jun 8, 2017
India Currents

An Alternate Indian-American
India Currents
A few weeks ago when I went to my local hair salon I heard complaints about how the Indian-Americans visiting the neighboring grocery store created problems for those using the services of other businesses in the mall. I saw what they meant because I ...

Posted: May 31, 2017
Scuttlebutt Sailing News

The Race to Nowhere in Youth Sports
Scuttlebutt Sailing News
There was a time when sailing for young people was highly varied, but as other sports evolved, sailing did too. We 'soccerized' sailing, creating age-based programs in youth-only boats to promote participation and improvement. And it worked… at least ...