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Amazon’s Jeff Bezos Buys Washington Post

August 5, 2013 | 1:38 pm

Amazon’s Jeff Bezos Buys Washington Post

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The Washington Post is reporting that it’s been sold to Amazon.com founder Jeff Bezos for $250 million in cash. Amazon itself is not involved in the deal. From the Post’s article on the sale: Bezos himself will buy the news organization and become its sole owner when the sale is completed, probably within 60 days. […]

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April 15, 2013 | 11:38 am

High-Performing American Indian Charter Schools Struggle for Survival

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Sometimes success is not enough. Students at the American Indian Model Schools have consistently outperformed most of their peers nationwide. But on Sunday night parents and board members were groping for a way to keep the schools’ doors open. The Oakland school board voted on March 20 to revoke the schools’ charter at the end […]

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