Wendy Davis on holding Betsy DeVos accountable for the needs of sexual assault survivors and all students.
From Brave New Films with Dr. Diane Ravitch.
Dr. Yohuru Williams on Donald Trump and the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King.
I found this great animation by Ryan Sluggett on the web. Hopefully, with Betsy DeVos’ confirmation hearing postponed a week, new disclosures will save us from this nightmare scenario. –Vincent
Buffalo Board Member Carl Paladino stands behind his racist remarks about the Obamas. Read about it here. See the rest of the interview here.
Richard Rorty seemed to predict strongman Donald Trump’s rise to power nearly two decades ago. For those of us who can’t wait to get their copies of his sold-out Achieving Our Country here is a clip from Noëlle McAfee’s 1997 interview with the philosopher, who died in 2007. Find the NYT article …
The chilling rumor of Michelle Rhee becoming Trump’s Secretary of Education put me in mind of education activist Hannah Nguyen. I met Hannah after fortuitously video-taping her throw-down of Michelle Rhee in Los Angeles. The vid went viral with over 20,000 hits. Here is an edited version I used in my …
Ben Carson, Secretary of Education? Insiders peg him as most likely choice.
John H. Jackson, President of the Schott Foundation, at “Is School Choice the Black Choice?” Town Hall at Howard University. For more click here.