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Re: Jim Horn piece on CommonDreams
All you will accomplish with this bizarre attempt to enlist Martin Luther King in your anti-charter crusade is provide further evidence of how out of touch you are. Why you set yourselves up that way is beyond me.
From: Brian LeCloux <firstname.lastname@example.org>
To: Assessment Reform Network <email@example.com>
Sent: Sun, Jan 16, 2011 10:08 am
Subject: [arn-l] Jim Horn piece on CommonDreams
Good call, Jim. As a social democrat, Dr. King would definitely oppose the
current, dominant use of the charter school model.
Toward the end of his life he saw the capitalist, for-profit model interfering
with the many reforms
Were he alive today he might be challenging Duncan, Obama, Broad, Gates, etc. to
"drum major instincts".
"This is a nation where citizens are politically divided, distracted,
uninterested, and submissive, and where 'elites' are happy to keep them that
---Paul Street, historian