Mark Twain

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Teacher Removed From Hobart Elementary Files Claim Against LAUSD

A celebrated Los Angeles Unified teacher filed a claim against the district Monday alleging his due process rights were violated and his reputation irreparably harmed after being removed from his classroom earlier this year.

06/23/2015

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Award-Winning Teacher Removed From Classroom Gives LAUSD An Ultimatum

Rafe Esquith was removed from the classroom at a Koreatown elementary school after a teacher complained about Esquith reciting a passage from Mark Twain’s classic “The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn.”

06/18/2015

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Award-Winning Teacher Allegedly Removed Over Mark Twain Quote Threatens Suit

Only on CBS2/KCAL9, Rafe Esquith’s attorney fires back at the Los Angeles Unified School District, saying the allegations are ruining a great man’s reputation for no reason.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/15/2015

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Val Kilmer Channels Mark Twain In One-Man Show ‘Citizen Twain’

Val Kilmer inhabits the spirit or every character he plays and he is at it again with yet another legendary figure: Mark Twain. Kilmer has developed a one-man show entitled “Citizen Twain.”

06/27/2013

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Notable And Quotable – History’s Most Quoted Sound Off On Taxes

“The only two certainties in life are death and taxes.” What else have history’s most-quoted people had to say about taxes?

03/31/2012