Penny Pritzker

Sam Seder: Education Reformers' Double Standard

First of all, a big round of applause for Sam Seder and his terrific job guest-hosting Up With Chris Hayes this weekend. More of him, please? Today Sam spent a long time on education in the context of the teachers' strike, and of all the

Lesson 1: Education Reform Is For Other People's Children

A parent who's an attorney cross-examines Penny Pritzker, billionaire member of the Chicago Board of Education. (She was Obama's finance chair.) Via Diane Ravitch, former Bush education official: Farmer is a trial lawyer. He describes how he