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An appropriate way to start off the summer, with an uplifting call to action by the Superintendent of Perrin-Whitt School District in Texas at the SOS March and National Call To Action last July.
With Bill Gates now spending $1M for a charter school initiative in the state of Washington, there is much to do this summer. Gates of course will disseminate this funding through the League of Education Voters and Stand for Children, making it appear that this is a grassroots effort when it is the exact opposite.
For now, a call for common sense and reason:
“If you’re to be called a communist every time you stand up for basic American rights and freedoms, what’s likely to happen? Will you be silent? And if so, is this what the House Committee on Un-American Activities is really after — a silent, submissive, un-protesting America?”
To read more, click the image below.
In response to "School choice is great!"
Answer: "Public education is crucial and much better than charters. Charter schools destroy public education."
Dollarocracy: How the money and media election complex is destroying America
By John Nichols and Robert McChesney
From the Preface:
Carter declared-as the planet's most famous election observer- that '“We have one of the worst election processes in the world right here in the United States of America, and it’s almost entirely because of the excessive influx of money."
Click the image to see their interview with Bill Moyers.