In this extensive 133-page PowerPoint, the Youth Justice Coalition illustrates the direct and indirect ties of the history of public education to christianity, capitalism, colonization and patriotism. This work makes a strong case for how our public education system has been used as a means of social control throughout history, from America’s “Founding Fathers” and slave owners until today. It also shares a history of how communities have resisted social control and sought to promote public education as a means of liberation.
This Model Student and Parent Handbook for schools and districts from Southern Echo in Mississippi is where the rules and regulations are set out on the record for everyone to ... MORE
In an effort to document the harm inflicted upon communities of color by corporate education interventions, the Journey for Justice Alliance conducted Grassroots Voice Listening Projects in the following cities: ... MORE
This report from the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) is intended to shed light on the origins of school policing as well as the real and devastating consequences of education ... MORE