Commentary: How California’s legislation targeting public charter schools shows that blue states can oppress black people too
Blue states oppress black people too. Nowhere is this more obvious than in policing and public education in California. California’s Legislature is grappling with these issues this session. Assemblymember Shirley Weber (D-San Diego), a progressive voice and chair of the California Legislative Black Caucus, is authoring AB 392, which seeks to change the use of...
By Margaret Fortune | May 6, 2019