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As I posted in June, an ALEC bill passed through Olympia regarding Innovation Schools. Sue and I had called it a charter school in sheep’s clothing and later discovered that was exactly ALEC’s intent. See Innovation Schools/Creative Approach Schools and ALEC. In a follow up post titled Weekly Update, Part 2: The Gates Foundation, a smart ALEC and more charter school abuses, I provided additional information on how other states were affected by legislation developed by ALEC.
Now, a video has been made that describes how members of ALEC are reaping the financial rewards of their association with this organization.
Which CEO made $5 million stealing your kid’s lunch money?
Karran Harper Royal who was interviewed for this video is a Parents Across America member in New Orleans.
Alison McDowell with Wrench in the Gears
March 25, 2017
10:00 AM-1:00 PM
Lake City Branch Library
12501 28th Ave, NE
Seattle, WA 98125
Free and open to the public.
Seattle Central College
1701 Broadway, Seattle, WA 98122
#BlackLivesMatter- We having nothing to lose but our Chains
People of color and Black people have been oppressed and suppressed by white privilege and white supremacy.
We have nothing to lose but our chains of oppression from last 300 years+ even as we have a white nationalist president sitting in the White House. So it time to march for Freedom and say our brother and sisters of color can no longer be oppressed and suppressed and as we lose our chains in unity.
We say "We are free FOREVER"
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March 8, 2017
Details to follow.
4th Ave, Seattle, Washington 98101
Donald Trump wants us to #DressLikeAWoman! Lets show him how we do that!
Calling all women to come to rally and march against sexism, racial inequality, rape culture, pay inequality, hate crime and discrimination in the LGBTQ community, the discrimination of immigrants and refugees, domestic violence and for women's rights. Wear your "woman uniform" to be clear this simply means JUST BE YOU!
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“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?”
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