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One More Day of Protests Planned in St. Louis Area

New York Times - October 13, 2014, by Minica Davey and Alan Blinder - After demonstrations that varied from...

10/13/2014 | Combating Discriminatory Policing

Bill de Blasio: From Education to Poverty, Leadership by Example

Huffington Post - October 9, 2014, by Richard Eskow - Progressives who are elected to executive office have a unique...

10/9/2014 | Holding Charter Schools Accountable, Promoting Strong Public Schools

De Blasio’s Executive Order Increases, Expands Living Wage

Amsterdam News - October 9, 2014, by Stephon Johnson - Last week, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio signed an...

10/9/2014 | Raising the Minimum Wage

What the Overworked and Underemployed Have in Common

Huffington Post - October 7, 2014, by Robin Hardman - One morning last week I joined a small gathering in a conference...

10/7/2014 | Building a National Campaign for a Strong Economy: Fed Up, Restoring a Fair Workweek

Another Study Finds Unaccountable Charter Schools Dogged by Corruption

Moyers & Company - October 6, 2014, by Joshua Holland - In today’s Washington Post, Jeff Bryant, director of the...

10/6/2014 | Holding Charter Schools Accountable, Promoting Strong Public Schools

Was the ‘Original Bargain’ with Charter Schools a Raw Deal?

The Washington Post - October 5, 2014, by Valerie Strauss - Charter school advocates didn’t like it recently when Brown...

10/5/2014 | Holding Charter Schools Accountable, Promoting Strong Public Schools

Charter Schools Had Tough Week

Times Online - October 5, 2014, by The Times Editorial Board - It’s been a tough week for supporters of the charter...

10/5/2014 | Holding Charter Schools Accountable, Promoting Strong Public Schools

Housing Rights Group Says HUD Program Helps Wall Street, Hurts Homeowners

Truthout - October 5, 2014, by Rebecca Burns - After learning that his home was in foreclosure in July 2013, James...

10/5/2014 | Holding Wall Street Accountable

The Great Charter School Rip-off: Finally, the Truth Catches Up to Education “Reform” Phonies

Salon - October 2, 2014, by Jeff Bryant - Last week when former President Bill Clinton meandered onto the topic of...

10/2/2014 | Holding Charter Schools Accountable, Promoting Strong Public Schools

Charter School Fraud Has Cost Pennsylvania at Least $30 Million

Daily Kos - October 2, 2014, by Laura Clawson - Pennsylvania's charter schools are rife with fraud and mismanagement,...

10/2/2014 | Holding Charter Schools Accountable, Promoting Strong Public Schools

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