For those who missed the 4/25 club meeting we recorded the discussion with Emily Filloy about charter schools:
Join with the Oakland Education Association to Demand the full funding of our public schools, common-sense charter school accountability,
and social & racial justice. Sign up here.
The club meeting on April 25th will focus on public education, teacher strikes, and charter schools, with speakers Ismael Armendariz, Emily Filloy, Rick Ayers. See full details here.
Some Interesting Links
The United States Infrastructure Report Card
Analysis of the Impact of Charter Schools in California
Sheriffs Above the Law
A New York Times Reporter in the Shadow of the War on Terror
Conn Hallinan; 2017 Are You Serious Awards
The Fossil Fuel Factor in American Politics
Michael Klare: The Battle Lines of the Future
Michael Klare: Spreading the Cult of Carbon
Oil Companies Spent Millions to Pass Cap and Trade in California
America’s Blue/Red Divide on Climate
PLEASE JOIN the Climate Defense Project on April 26th to support completion of “Necessity: Oil, Water and Climate Resistance” and the work of Climate Defense Project. The documentary features the legal defense work of Climate Defense Project attorneys at a trial in Minnesota with Indigenous activists and non-Indigenous allies fighting oil pipelines in the region.
PLEASE RSVP by April 20th, 2019 to
The resolution to restore local control over whether charter schools should be approved and to require them to accommodate students with special needs can be read here.
We’ve posted a video of our 2/28 membership meeting here on YouTube: