Universal Disdain

Recently, I’ve seen several Op Ed pieces and letters to the editor by teachers expressing dismay at the extent of the hostility that has been directed at them during the course of the current debate over “reforming” public education. While I share their concern that a lot of these attacks appear unwarranted and camouflage a right-wing agenda to gut public education and destroy teachers’ unions, I am even more concerned that the teaching profession is far from the only one that has come in for such vilification.

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