Return to Order, Edwin Benson: Imagine if a neighbor, coworker, or salesperson shows up at your home. You reluctantly let them in, and they instantly start criticizing your home’s decoration and cleanliness. You are well within your rights to ask that person to leave. If they refuse, you could then call in the authorities. Law, custom and manners are all on your side.
For the last year, many parents have put up with an unwanted set of guests. Many children’s computers have become part of the educational absurdity known as “remote” or “distance learning.” The teacher and other class members are uninvited guests, able to see and hear everything happening within camera and microphone range. Report is here,