NAACP: Which Side Should They Be On?

image from www.duvalschools.orgWhat do you think?  The nation's premier civil rights organization is at the heart of a firestorm in New York City for its decision to weigh in with the teachers union against charters and school closings:  NAACP, parents and activists in Harlem at odds over charter schools CNN: The local NAACP said they decided to step in and support the lawsuit in order to best ensure a level playing field for all NYC students... Charter parents get audience, but not agreement, with NAACP GothamSchools:  The president of the NAACP's New York chapter kept her word to meet with angry charter school parents today -- after 20 of them appeared at her Midtown office... NAACP fighting back back with pro-lawsuit rally of its own  Gotham- Schools: Since the NAACP signed on last month to a union-initiated lawsuit charter school parents and advocates have been battering the group...  

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