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Rusul Alrubail Education, Featured, Guest Posts, Race

Audre Lorde calls for our silence to be transformed into language and action in her 1977 speech. But if our silence will not protect us, then why do we hold on to it for comfort? Why do revert to silence when we witness, see and read about the injustices and cruelty of this world? Why do we let fear take over? Why do we let compliance sink in?

Who Will Lead The Edu-Revolution? (Pulling The Race Card) [Guest Post]

Jose Vilson Education, Guest Posts

We need a movement that doesn’t seek to “reform” or “refashion” an antiquated system, but desires to radically change it. We need educators who are just as familiar with Paulo Freire as they are with John Dewey, whose educational philosophy is rooted in a real and authentic sociology. Educators need to be race- and class-conscious, and view their work as a response to prevailing social problems.

Despite All My Rage

Jose Vilson Education, Jose

I normally talk to young adults about math and other academics, but recently, because we’re winding up the school year, subjects have expanded to Fetty …

The Doldrums

Jose Vilson Education, Jose

She sits there, black marker in her left hand, pencil in her right, switching from one to the other like a pendulum, clocked to the …