The Chicago school system was not designed for the benefit of the kids.

That's not me, a white suburbanite, saying it. That's Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel (about 4:24 into the video). "A Tale of Two Missions," with Juan Williams, lays it on the line. It's a school sysystem weighed down by federal and state mandates, union demands and a fat, unresponsive bureaucracy. It's worth a watch

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