IPS’ program, Inequality and the Common Good proudly invites you to this discussion and book signing with Susan Naimark. Alongside compelling stories about her experiences, Naimark will discuss numerous national studies, identifying the pattern of inequities in public schools and some signs of progress.
We are witnessing a systemic recasting of education priorities that gives official structure and permanence to a preexisting underclass comprised largely of criminalized poor black and brown people.
Should our education system rely on the help of philanthropists like Facebook founder, Mark Zuckerberg, to achieve meaningful reform?
The Bush administration is supporting the reform of Islam from within. But this faith-based approach is undemocratic, ignorant of the complexities of Islam, and ultimately doomed to fail.