Building democracy in schools is best thought of as a strand of a larger strategy to resist the rising authoritarian dangers of our time. Such a strategy calls for cross-partisan politics, organizing that sees the democratic potential in every kind of community, and a commitment to defending democracy and also deepening democracy.
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December 04, 2014
Casey: I can't look at the pictures of Michael Brown and Tamir Rice without seeing reflections of the faces of my own children and my own students.
December 20, 2012
There seems something wrong, even six days later, to be talking about the politics of the massacre in Connecticut.
December 18, 2012
I think it is time for us to acknowledge that we won't find safety through security alone.