The most shameful assault in state legislatures these days is on our public schools.
Our kids have gotten the message: the test is all that matters.
Alabama's new anti-immigration law includes provisions that serve no purpose other than to intimidate undocumented immigrants and discourage them from getting an education.
Alabama's anti-immigration law looks eerily familiar.
Massive spending cuts will make the future bleaker for millions of Americans.
One in three kids is at risk for developing type 2 diabetes as a result of diets high in McDonald's-style junk food.
Schools shouldn't aid this kind of predatory marketing.
Congress is debating whether to slash more than $1 billion from Head Start to give trillions of dollars in tax cuts to the richest Americans and corporations.
What is it about confession that the Catholic hierarchy can't seem to grasp?
If we want to preserve America's status as a world leader, we had better start pouring money into preparing poor kids for leadership.