Diane Ravitch

Diane Ravitch

Diane Ravitch is a historian of American education. Her most recent book is Slaying Goliath: The Passionate Resistance to Privatization and the Fight to Save America’s Public Schools. (January 2021)


The Dark History of School Choice

The Dark History of School Choice

How an argument for segregated schools became a rallying cry for privatizing public education.

The Power Worshippers: Inside the Dangerous Rise of Religious Nationalism

by Katherine Stewart

Overturning Brown: The Segregationist Legacy of the Modern School Choice Movement

by Steve Suitts

Schoolhouse Burning: Public Education and the Assault on American Democracy

by Derek W. Black

January 14, 2021 issue

In Mitt Romney’s Schoolroom

In Mitt Romney’s Schoolroom

A Chance for Every Child: Mitt Romney’s Plan for Restoring the Promise of American Education

a white paper by the Romney campaign, with a foreword by Jeb Bush

July 12, 2012 issue

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