Saturday's marches were successful because they rallied millions, not just a small core of activists.
Kenzo Shibata is an activist who writes and teaches in Chicago. He's a founding member of the Caucus of Rank-and-File Educators.
Neoliberalism is the real affront to higher education — not Kanye West's honorary doctorate.
A radical critique of public education falls flat.
Teach for America wanted to help stem a teacher shortage. Why then are thousands of experienced educators being replaced by hundreds of new college graduates?
If only there were a solution “lying around” to attach to this crisis.