We're All In This Together
"We're All In This Together"
A talk by Commonweal Institute Fellow David C. Johnson to supporters of public education, presented March 7, 2007.
A couple of weeks ago I was thinking about how to start this talk, when I came across this video clip from the Sean Hannity show on Fox News:
[Clip of Fox News, Hannity & Colmes, with Neal
Boortz saying that teachers unions are more dangerous to
I’m showing you this because it illustrates something that we increasingly have to deal with. I’ll talk about how this uncivil hyperbole fits into the overall pattern of what we as supporters of public education are dealing with. Then I’ll talk about what we can do about it.
What you just saw was on the most-watched cable TV news network just two weeks ago.