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Mark Naison debunks charter school mythology in this episode of Education News. Comparing the charter school explosion to the subprime mortgage collapse, Naison reveals the startling failures and false promises of the charter mystique.
Submitted by Dora Taylor
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.