State governments have been cutting funding for schools. Many teachers have had enough.
In occupied Paris, Yo-Yo Ma's father memorized Bach violin sonatas by day so he could play them during the blackout each night.
If you have to choose between offering false hope and the truth, go with the truth.
Catherine Nixey is right: the early Christians were violently destructive. So were the Romans, the Persians, and the plagues that swept across the ancient world.