Friday, August 28, 2015

Ramirez took the easy way out; kids lose

From Inquirer Editorial Page Editor Harold Jackson:

Ramirez took the easy way out; kids lose

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From Inquirer Editorial Page Editor Harold Jackson:

Heidi Ramirez, who recently resigned from the state's School Reform Commission that oversees Philadelphia public schools, has been getting the heroine treatment for putting up a good fight. But a different image comes to my mind when I think about what Ramirez has done. Remember the old TV show Branded starring Chuck Connors? It always began with the Army painting a yellow streak down his uniform back for cowardice.

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