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Commentary

About NonDoc NonDoc.com serves as a responsible public forum for news and commentary. Our commentary section is open for public submission on a variety of topics. Promotional pieces are not accepted as commentary submissions. To learn the guidelines for submitting commentary pieces, pitch your topic and thesis statement to editorial@nondoc.com.
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I. When you name a town Empire, you shouldn’t be surprised if it develops a god-complex. A church, a school, a cemetery, a dozen meth...
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Parky McParkface? OKC asks you to name MAPS 3 park

(Update: The six finalists for the MAPS 3 park name have been announced. Citizens can vote here.) In a refreshing turn of crowd-sourced civic improvement,...
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Defending Steve Perry: One-size-fits-all education ‘grossly delusional’

Steve Perry, a well-known advocate for school choice, gave the keynote speech to the Oklahoma School Choice Summit last month. As the name implies,...
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‘Science made beer possible’: Best of March for Science signs

Like so many teachers, I had hoped to share April 22 with anonymous online scribe SomeDam Poet, and I wasn’t disappointed. The educator/poet had posted...
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CreativeMornings offers free inspirational talks (and breakfast)

Today’s Brooklyn has become an “intoxicating blend of energy, international dynamism, influence and street culture,” so it’s no surprise that it was the place...
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I came home the other day and found a space station sitting on my living room floor. My wife informed me that our son...

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