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  • Labor’s Endorsements in 2011 Local Elections

    Tuesday, November 8 is Election Day. Control of the Wake County School Board will be decided in a run-off election! Also voting are Charlotte, Durham, Fayetteville, and Greensboro. Who you vote for is a personal decision. But we hope you will consider labor’s endorsement when voting.

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  • Why do the Koch brothers want to end public education?

    Our friends at Brave New Films (http://bravenewfilms.org/) have produced a new film about an issue that hits close to home here in North Carolina – the effort to return Wake County Schools to the era of racial and economic segregation.

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  • Stephen Colbert Mocks Wake Schools Controversy

    ‘Disintegration’ is The WORD Comedy Central funny man and host of the Colbert Report, Stephen Colbert, brought more national attention to the em bras sing debacle that is the Wake County School Board’s push for neighborhood school assignments. “Back in the day, (the school system) had segregated schools — white kids here, black kids there; […]

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