Editors' Blog

Education Slowdown Threatens U.S.

The emerging train wreck of US Education is the surest sign that the crisis in US capitalism still underway is far deeper and more fundamental than a cyclical phenomenon.  It suggests that, perhaps for the first time in US history, our society is not able to reproduce itself at a higher cultural or economic level.

Next stop on the Red School Bus Tour: New Haven

Crossposted from PeoplesWorld.org:

Conservative David Brooks espouses communist philosophical principles

In a recent article, conservative journalist David Brooks espouses, surprisingly, some fundamental communist philosophical principles.

Marxist Education On-Line

As capitalists become more desperate, as economic and political events move faster, everyone needs, more than ever, the tools of Marxism to keep up. There has never been a greater need for Marxist education.

Accomplishments in this session of Congress on education-related front

Just got this pretty signfiicant list of education-related legislative accomplishments in the first two years of the Obama adminsitration in an e-mail from the National Education Association:

What works and what doesn't

A new report from the Centers for Disease Control revealed that right-wing nonsense about absitnence-only sex education is exactly that – nonsense – remember Bristol Palin? Here's the skinny according to a statement by the Planned Parenthood Federation of America:

Special Convention Discussion: Mexican American Equality

Reposted from the CPUSA convention discussion: