As a child, I thought the Confederate flag was cool. I didn’t know it meant anything. On my first day…
In the March 1980 Republican primaries, George Bush had already lost what he called his “Big Mo” to Ronald Reagan. He bounded off his campaign plane in conservative Augusta, Georgia, for another obligatory meeting with local reporters.
The overwhelming majority of America’s teachers are white, according to recent Urban Institute data. Unsurprisingly, so are America’s education degree programs. But Memphis colleges seem to be bucking this trend.