Billionaires make education policy by fiat through their charitable foundations. Knock it off — you’re undermining democracy & privatizing public schools.
Joanne Barkan on How Billionaires Rule Our Schools
Joanne Barkan, writing in Dissent, has argued that not only do philanthropists usurp democratic power, but they are in the thrall of an educational ideology all about privatizing public schools. Read her article here: http://dissentmagazine.org/article/?article=3781