June 9, 2011
Abandon All Hope Ye Who Click
Zombie (that's a one-word sobriquet, kind of like "Cher") has a thoughtful post on education, done in photographs. He has come to accept that "we have to break education in order to save it" and publishes many photos from a San Francisco and a Los Angeles teachers' union rally.
These photos have been languishing on my hard drive for three weeks because every time I got the notion to blog about them, something stopped me. I've been making fun of protesters for over eight years now, but this time, I felt conflicted. I mean, c'mon, what have you got against poor teachers and young kids pleading for a few more pennies to keep their schools open? What are you, some kind of cruel anti-education knowledge-hating sadist?
ThreeSourcers with blood pressure concerns should take their medication before perusing the philosophically disturbing photos.
Hat-tip: InstapunditEducation Posted by John Kranz at June 9, 2011 10:52 AM