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Philadelphia students, teachers say: No to cutbacks !

By March 16, 2013
March 7 protest.WW photo: Joseph Piette

Philadelphia — The School Reform Commission, the unelected five-member group that controls the fate of public education in the fifth largest city in the USA, voted nearly unanimously in its March 7 meeting to shut down about one-tenth of the School District of Philadelphia. The closings of these 23 schools, serving students from mostly working-class and […]