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[Susan notes: This was published only online, but it's difficult to get in even implied criticism of the New York Times failure to cover the corporate assault on education.

Very small success. Teensy. And we mustn't kid ourselves by pretending that Corporate hasn't always dominated the way schools operate.]

Published in New York Times online
09/14/2015
http://www.nytimes.com/2015/09/13/magazine/why-we-should-fear-university-inc.html?comments#permid=16059589

To the editor

I'm glad to see the NY Time Magazine publishing worries about creeping corporatism of the university( Why We Should Fear University, Inc.: Against the corporate taming of the American college)

What about the overwhelming corporatism that has ungulfed K-12 and makes public schools an unsafe place for kids to be? And now preK is also smothered by inappropriate imperatives..

Susan Ohanian


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