Why Zephyr Teachout should have been elected governor of NYS

Diane Ravitch's blog

Zephyr Teachout, the Fordham University law professor who ran against Governor Andrew Cuomo in the recent gubernatorial election, released  a powerful and shocking—but well documented—report on the powerful hedge funds that seek to gain control of education in New York state. They are very, very rich. They have no particular expertise in education, nor are they accountable to anyone. Yet they are attempting to privatize one of the most important public institutions of our society. Teachout’s co-author was Mohammad Khan. His contact information is listed below.

A pdf of the report can be downloaded here. It is 11 pages. You should read it in full.

Corruption in Education: Hedge Funds and the Takeover of New YorkSchools

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December 2, 2014



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