On Being a Critical Friend (And Not A Hater)

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“9 out of what?!” I yelled out in the middle of a spoken word competition after I vehemently disagreed with both the poets and audience who sought it fit to give a tawdry poem about city life high marks. That was two years ago, and I thought I got rid of the hater bug by then, but I obviously didn’t. …

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José Luis Vilson is a math educator, blogger, speaker, and activist. For more of my writing, buy my book This Is Not A Test: A New Narrative on Race, Class, and Education, on sale now.

Jose VilsonOn Being a Critical Friend (And Not A Hater)

Short Notes: FTMFW!

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I caught V for Vendetta last night. Wow. Made me want to tear things down. Imagine this: Mr. V for Vendetta (hahah). Because I need a more evil reputation. Bwahaha … Got a few interesting posts this weekend, including about immigration and the role of the father. Should be good, honest, especially in light of the late Bernie Mac and, …

About Jose Vilson

José Luis Vilson is a math educator, blogger, speaker, and activist. For more of my writing, buy my book This Is Not A Test: A New Narrative on Race, Class, and Education, on sale now.

Jose VilsonShort Notes: FTMFW!