Democracy is a slow process, but it is a workable process if it's left in the right hands.
In an unusual move, AFT President Randi Weingarten and Diane Ravitch have written a letter appealing to Arne Duncan to intervene in the ongoing effort to de-fund Philadephia schools to build a prison.
Just perfect. Why wouldn't they hire gangs to do their dirty work? After all, the for-profit prison industry is run by crooks. Why would the Corrections Corporation of America draw the line at working with violent criminals to save money? A