Don’t stop others from having school vouchers just because you don’t want one

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Those damn vouchers. It’s the one education issue that departs me from the company of fellow school choice advocates. They’re with me on charter schools, but go ghost on publicly funded private school tuition. The “I-don’t-think-public-money-should-go-to-private-schools” contingent is legion. They are absolute. And, in my opinion, they are in direct violation of their own progressiveness. …

How the government redlined black skin and created inequality

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Otherwise celebrated for making homeownership accessible to white people by guaranteeing their loans, the FHA explicitly refused to back loans to black people or even other people who lived near black people. - The Atlantic, 2014   The video above illustrates the systemic way government programs served to under-capitalize black Americans by excluding them from …