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'Five-Alarm Crisis': US Has Shortage of 300K Teachers, School Staff

To stay in their profession, said a union leader, educators need "professional respect" including fair pay and the right "to make teaching and learning decisions for their students."

Julia Conley ·


Texas Panel Denounced Over Attempt to Rebrand Slavery as 'Involuntary Relocation'

One progressive group called the proposal "a blatant attempt to whitewash history to fit a racist worldview."

Brett Wilkins ·


Rapid Response Protests Planned to Stop Biden From 'Screwing Up' Student Debt Relief

"$10K, no way," said organizers. "Don't go small, cancel it all!"

Julia Conley ·


'Cancel It, Don't Means Test It!' Omar Says of Student Debt

Progressive lawmakers and other critics continue to warn the Biden administration against the "logistical nightmare" of limiting debt cancellation by income.

Jessica Corbett ·


NY Leaders Commit to Nation's First Fully Zero-Emission School Bus Fleet

"This is a historic win for the over two million students who ride the bus to school in New York."

Andrea Germanos ·


1,100+ Banned Books Across 26 States: Report Shows 'Shocking' Censorship

"What is happening in this country in terms of banning books in schools is unparalleled in its frequency, intensity, and success," said the director of PEN America's Free Expression and Education program.

Jake Johnson ·


Progressives Say 'Do This for Everyone' as Biden Erases Student Debt for People With Severe Disabilities

"Now do the rest of the $1.8 trillion," said The Debt Collective.

Jake Johnson ·



'Attacking the Very Foundations' of Church-State Separation, SCOTUS Delivers 'Seismic Shock' Ruling on Religious Schools

"Today's ruling is perverse," Justice Sonia Sotomayor wrote in her dissent.

Andrea Germanos ·


Five Americans Living in Social Democratic Norway Explain Why Bernie Sanders Is So Appealing

We had to live in such a society before we could believe that it was possible. Here's what we discovered.

Jennifer Goff ·

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