An Insidious Form of Soul Murder

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Charlie Hotel
22 March
Los Gatos, California, United States
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First Colonial High School - Virginia Beach VA (1982 - 1986)
Carnegie Mellon University - Pittsburgh PA (1986 - 2000)
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"...and the way in which so many kids have become addicted to going online and instant messaging or creating Weblogs...This disgraceful numbing of the senses, dulling of the mind, and confining of life to an eternal present--with a lack of connection to the past and no vision for a different future--is an insidious form of soul murder."

-Cornel West

Democracy Matters, 2004

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