Weekend To-Do List: Rodney Block at Wildwood, Pride Gay-llery Walk in Hot Springs, Tails and Tunes at the zoo

RODNEY BLOCK FRIDAY 6/4. Wildwood Park for the Arts. 8 p.m. $25. “Everybody is multi-dimensional,” trumpeter and bandleader Rodney Block told us. “If you see … Continue reading

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette Publisher Hussman ignites another chapter in the 1619 Project controversy

The revelation by The Assembly, a North Carolina publication, that Arkansas Democrat-Gazette Publisher Walter Hussman had discouraged the University of North Carolina from hiring Nikole … Continue reading

Arkansas legislation subject of another lawsuit, this time by term limits supporters over petition restriction law

For the third time this week, Arkansas has been sued in federal court by plaintiffs alleging unconstitutional new laws. Today, its supporters of term limits. … Continue reading

The UA Board adopts a neoptism rule that could disenfranchise a few faculty from governance, mostly women it so happens

JANINE PARRY: Good try but no cigar on persuading UA Board to rethink nepotism rule that affects divorced faculty members. The University of Arkansas Board … Continue reading

A new consultant and board can’t change the arithmetic about state health insurance: Somebody must pay more and the state is already chintzy

While discussing proposed huge cost increase to state employees and public school employees for their health insurance at ALC this morning, it’s revealed that of … Continue reading