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Posted: May 11, 2018
Smithsonian

In Its Heyday, Mad Magazine Was a Lot More Than Silly Jokes
Smithsonian
Each spy was pledged to no one ideology, but rather the complete obliteration of the other – and every plan ultimately backfired in their arms race to nowhere. Mad skewered those who mindlessly supported the people who controlled the levers of power.

Posted: May 11, 2018
Mad Magazine's clout may have faded, but its ethos matters more than ever before
WTOP
Each spy was pledged to no one ideology, but rather the complete obliteration of the other – and every plan ultimately backfired in their arms race to nowhere. The cartoon highlighted the irrationality of mindless hatred and senseless violence. In an ...

Posted: May 9, 2018
OC Weekly

A Musician In the Motor City [Special Screenings, May 10-17]
OC Weekly
Race to Nowhere. The documentary from a concerned mother-turned-filmmaker maintains that cheating has become commonplace, students are disengaged, and stress-related illness and depression are rampant in American schools. Consider this a call to ...

Posted: May 8, 2018
Observer

No, Washington Post: DC Will Never Be a Cool City
Observer
On the surface, this may seem true: New Yorkers are always rushing in a race to nowhere, and often seem indifferent and angry. But when you live in New York, you realize everyone operates within an unspoken code of respect. Recognizing the lack of ...

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Posted: May 8, 2018
Henrico Citizen

Godwin PTSO to screen 'Beyond Measure'
Henrico Citizen
Godwin's PTSO will host a free screening of Beyond Measure Monday, May 14 at 7 p.m. in the school's auditorium. The film, by the makers of the critically acclaimed documentary Race to Nowhere, explores a revolution brewing in public schools nationwide.

Posted: Apr 30, 2018
mysouthborough

Meet the Candidates: Links to letters from candidates for contested office
mysouthborough
If folks have not done so already, I would urge them to watch the documentary, “Race to Nowhere,” which came out in 2010 and had a screening at ARHS at that time. This film does a good job documenting the pressures on children and families because of ...

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Posted: Apr 25, 2018
TheWrap

Golden State Killer Suspect Arrested in Cold Case Patton Oswalt's Late Wife Michelle McNamara Investigated
TheWrap
"The Race to Nowhere" (2010): Remember what it was like to be a kid without any responsibilities? Lucky you, because this documentary exposes a sad reality that grade-school students across the country are bombarded with so much homework and pressure ...
Golden State Killer, Joseph DeAngelo, Arrested After 40-Year Hunt, Authorities SayDaily Beast
Update: East Area Rapist suspect captured after DNA match, authorities saySacramento Bee
UNKNOWN SUSPECTFederal Bureau of Investigation
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Posted: Apr 25, 2018
TheWrap

Golden State Killer Suspect Arrested in Cold Case Patton Oswalt's Late Wife Investigated
TheWrap
A suspect has been arrested in connection to a decades-old case involving more than 10 people who were murdered, known as the Golden State Killer case. Joseph James DeAngelo, 72, was arrested early Wednesday morning on two counts of murder, according ...

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Posted: Apr 18, 2018
Sherdog.com

A Race to Nowhere
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Posted: Apr 9, 2018
Wicked Local

Westborough student panel discusses stress
Wicked Local
This is part of a dialog that began after WYFS screened the documentary, “Race to Nowhere,” which analyzes the pressure students experience to achieve success. There were 388 survey responses. Students were tasked with assigning a rate of stress to ...