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Presenting our kick-off Seattle Education meetup:
Meet newly elected School Board Director Sue Peters
You will have the opportunity to meet Sue, ask her questions and share your concerns regarding public education in Seattle and beyond.
Friday, December 6th at noon
Couth Buzzard Books
8310 Greenwood Ave N, 98103
Hosted by Seattle Education and Parents Across America, Seattle
These meetup’s will be held once a month. Stay tuned for the meetup in January.
Submitted by Dora Taylor
“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.