Glen Ford: Corporate Assault on Public Education

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In the area of much less than 20 years, the public college privatization movement has actually emerged from the slim, extreme right edges to control both significant political celebrations. From vouchers to college choice to charter colleges, the problem has actually divided also Black Americans, who were when public education and learning’s most fervent supporters. Glen Ford discusses just how this came about by well-off people purchasing black politicians and also promoting their jobs, particularly Corey Booker.

Glen Ford is an expert of greater than 40 years in print, web as well as broadcast journalism. A former Washington Bureau Chief as well as White House, Capitol Hill, and also State Department correspondent, he is presently Executive Editor of Black Agenda Report (, a regular publication of information, commentary and also evaluation from the Black Left. In addition to co-host Nellie Hester Bailey, Ford hosts and also produces the regular, one-hour Black Agenda Radio program on the Progressive Radio Network.

Funded by LifeLines as well as Peace as well as Justice Task Force of All Souls Church. Event May 9, 2012 Camera, sound Joe Friendly