Awesome. Finally the class divide is coming home to roost to nyc families- both liberal and conservative-- this public school segregation crisis is so necessary. It needs to crack...
wide open and be addressed. It is brutal and personal - and so critical we as parents and citizens start dealing with. If everyone keeps fighting we won't get anywhere- but if we can hold our shit together and be creative we might actually raise a generation that isn't afraid of the other.
I talk to my middle schooler about this all the time. she is in the most diverse school she has been in to date but it is still so segregated. They are allowed to go out to...(more)6-9-2016 10:25pm
lunch. I keep telling her she may miss opportunities to make new friends because not everyone has parents who can give them walking around lunch money, and that she should be aware of that and eat in the cafeteria sometimes. fwiw my kid is not white but she is affluent. half the kids in her school are not.