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  •  Yes, I think there is more going on here (6+ / 0-)
    Some of them are doing it purely for profit driven motives, but there is more going on here.
    Destruction of public education can do enormous damage to democracy. Public schools were one of the few places where people of diverse backgrounds and socio-economic statuses might mix together in searchof a common goal and common understanding. (Another was the military, when we had a draft).  Private schools, charters, and home schooling are all things that harden our varous silos of knowledge and values.

    "No one life is more important than another. No one voice is more valid than another. Each life is a treasure. Each voice deserves to be heard." Patriot Daily News Clearinghouse & Onomastic

    by Catte Nappe on Mon Mar 25, 2013 at 09:12:26 AM PDT

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