Rotary’s Remarkable Ongoing Success Story I have often been asked….What is Rotary????? By Joseph Batory Well, here is my answer! Rotary is a worldwide organization of caring individuals on a mission. Rotary International’s 40,000 clubs in 200 countries all do good things for their local communities and beyond each year. In fact, there are 1.4 […]Read more "What is Rotary???"
By Joseph Batory (Published in the Center City Concerned Citizens Review, April 2022, Philadelphia, PA) A recent U.S. Census has revealed that 43 million Americans still live in poverty. Added to this is the reality that 13 million American children (1 in very 5) live in poverty. In fact, children are the poorest Americans… and […]Read more "America Can Do Better!!!!"
The Republican National Committee (RNC) has defined the January 6 seditious attack on the Capitol as “legitimate political discourse” in the USA. Really?! Inventing Reality: Nazi demagogue, Hermann Göring, bragged in prison after the WW II about how easy it was to control the naïve public: To get the people in line, just tell them […]Read more "Principle & Integrity Gone Forever!"
Published in The Philadelphia Inquirer April 11, 2022—Response to a sports page article of April 7, 2022) By Joseph Batory Mike Selski’s trashing of La Salle University in the April 7 edition over its lack of recent men’s basketball success was ridiculous. La Salle is about so much more than basketball victories!!!!!!! As for La […]Read more "La Salle University…Much more than basketball!"
Published in the Center City Concerned Citizens Review March 2022 By Joseph Batory The current school funding trial in Pennsylvania is based in the allegation that Pennsylvania’s share of public education funding for many years has violated the Pennsylvania Constitution. The lawsuit states that Pennsylvania students have been denied an equal opportunity to receive an […]Read more "What is Pennsylvania’s School Funding Trial About!"
No one should be surprised at the latest evil perpetrated by Donald Trump’s good friend, Vladimir Putin. Below is what I wrote about this Russian dictator in 2020. Published in the Delaware County Daily Times Friday, March 13, 2020 By Joseph Batory The history of Russia has been dominated by totalitarian leaders who have […]Read more "The Ugly Reality of Russia’s Vladimir Putin"
The Republican National Committee (RNC) has incredibly defined the January 6 seditious mob attack on the Capitol as “legitimate political discourse.” Invented Reality: Nazi demagogue, Hermann Göring, bragged in prison after the WW II about how easy it was to control the naïve public: To get the people in line, just tell them they are […]Read more "Invented Reality"
Published in The Philadelphia Inquirer February 21, 2022 By Joseph Batory The current Commonwealth court case re public education funding has finally given Pennsylvania’s schools and the children they serve their day in court. But will justice prevail? The evidence of the need to improve Pennsylvania fair share of public education funding is overwhelming. For […]Read more "Will Justice Be Served???"
Published in the School Administrator Magazine…The official voice of the American Association of School Administrators January, 2022 By Joseph Batory When I finished high school in June of 1960, I saw three future choices: One was to attend Philadelphia’s La Salle College (not then a university), which had accepted me for admission beginning in September; […]Read more "Mentoring Matters Greatly!!!!"
Published in the Delaware County (PA) Daily Times Thursday, June 3, 2021 By Joseph Batory Pennsylvania has not provided its fair share of funding for public education for many years. And Pennsylvania’s day in court is fast approaching. This much anticipated lawsuit is now tentatively scheduled for September 9 in Commonwealth Court. The Education Law […]Read more "Pennsylvania’s Schools Deserve Better!!"