AFT teachers union gives Clinton Foundation $500,000 — 10% of all ‘charitable’ giving in 15-16

By Victor Skinner on Wednesday, October 5th, 2016 in Uncategorized No Comments

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The American Federation of Teachers has pumped $500,000 into foundations tied to Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton over the last year, and Clinton has repaid the favor by vowing to limit school choice. The union’s most recent financial disclosure shows the AFT gave the Bill, Hillary and Chelsea Clinton Foundation $250,000 last […]

Sorry, Petrilli, we can’t leave the suburbs alone

By Victor Skinner on Sunday, November 25th, 2012 in Commentary No Comments

By RiShawn Biddle Dropout Nation ALEXANDRIA, Va. – ( editor (RiShawn Biddle) originally planned to give his thoughts on Thomas B. Fordham Institute research czar Mike Petrilli’s latest book on diverse school, and his continued (and wrongheaded) move to join forces with ivory-tower civil rights activists such as Richard Kahlenberg for pushing socioeconomic integration as […]