Poverty, Militarism and the Public Schools
Date Written: 03/06/2016
Year Published: 2016
Resource Type: Article
Cx Number: CX19490
What's the difference between education and obedience? If you see very little, you probably have no problem with the militarization of the American school system -- or rather, the militarization of the impoverished schools ... the ones that can't afford new textbooks or functional plumbing, much less art supplies or band equipment. My town, Chicago, is a case study in this national trend.