Veteran journalist Carl Hoffman believes he’s solved one of the great mysteries of the 20th century. In 1961 at the age of 23, Michael Rockefeller – son of New York Governor Nelson Rockefeller and a member of one of the richest and most powerful families in America ¬– travelled to remote New Guinea in search of primitive art for his father’s new museum.
WOSU News Archives For: May 24, 2007
With Ohio gasoline prices at another record high state legislators are demanding answers and action.
An inmate’s size is being blamed for the longest execution delay since the state resumed capital punishment in 1999. The A-C-L-U of Ohio has called on the state to stop executions because of the problems.
Charter Schools have helped to create a competitive school marketplace that gives all parents, not just wealthy parents, education choices.
In the 1950′s and 60s about 3,000 new students entered Columbus Public Schools every year. Now, 3,000 students are asking for their transcripts. And many of them are taking them and school education dollars to publicly funded, privately run charter schools. This week, WOSU 820 is looking at why Columbus Public Schools has lost half its students during the past three decades.