Bob Weiss

  • News

    June 14, 2012

    The North Dallas Plot to Take Over DISD

    Rich, white, North Dallas businessmen are plotting to take over Dallas' schools. Maybe this time it'll work.

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    February 16, 2012

    Michael Sorrell Revived Paul Quinn College (and Almost Died Doing It)

    Dallas' only historically black college was on the brink of collapse. Now the students are protesters, the football field is a farm and the president is the star.

  • Blogs

    July 28, 2011

    Want to Get More Involved in the Dallas ISD? Then Here You Go. But It Ain't Free.

    ‚ÄčOver the last couple of weeks I've received numerous emails suggesting I sign up for something called Leadership DISD, which promises to develop "education-focused, informed leaders within the Dallas Independent School District (DISD) service area who affect positive change and help to lead suppo ... More >>

  • News

    January 25, 2007

    Goodbye, Groovy East Dallas

    How Jim Schutze forsook his hippie-dippy days and learned to love the snout house

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    June 15, 2006

    Cool, Uncool

    The city council decides our future this week

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    August 1, 2002

    The Ex-Con Game

    How do we deal with the staggering number of prisoners re-entering society? Ned Rollo thinks he knows. He should. He's been there.

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    November 20, 1997

    One Fine Mess

    Elected by no one, John Scovell and a clique of Dallas business leaders brought you DISD's most infamous cast of characters: Yvonne Gonzalez, Dan Peavy, Bill Keever, and Sandy Kress. Thanks a lot.