They’re certainly doing a good job of burning down public education.
We look at the criminalization of black and brown students that has led to what is known as the school-to-prison pipeline.
Divestment debates are forcing colleges and universities to reconsider how to contribute to a more resilient and sustainable future.
“We’re going out to the zoo, we’re going to go to grocery stores, libraries, soccer games, we’re going to ask families, all of whom supported us during this movement, to join us.”
Criminal justice is not the only focus of the program. The judges discuss making healthy life choices and maintaining a positive image.
"This is such an important win for student borrowers and anyone who cares about a government that operates under the rule of law."
With corporations on a warpath to privatize schools, the future of public education is at stake across the country, and Los Angeles is ground zero for this struggle.
DeVos’s plan would use federal Student Support and Academic Enrichment grants to pay for firearms and to train educators in their use.