National Education Association
President of the National Education Association
America's "failing education system" has become a cliché of contemporary journalism — and it's most often blamed on the teachers.
Jan. 1, 2015from To the Point
No institution is more important to the US economy—or America’s role in the world—than public education. But no profession is more of a battlefield than public school teaching.
Sep. 2, 2014from To the Point
When political protesters were gunned down by Iran’s Revolutionary Guard, was it a victory or a defeat for President Trump?
Dec. 5from To the Point
Personal medical records behind public health regulations are now stamped "confidential." If they aren’t opened up, the Trump EPA says it will ignore them.
Nov. 18from To the Point
Presidential debates have become reality TV, and performance is more important than substance.
Nov. 20from To the Point
Today the House Judiciary Committee heard from four legal experts on what constitutes an impeachable offense, and whether Trump’s actions related to Ukraine fit the mold.
Dec. 4from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
The House Judiciary Committee is holding a hearing today on the impeachment inquiry report completed by the House Intelligence Committee, as it moves toward drafting articles of…
Dec. 9from News Special Programming
The House approves two articles of impeachment against President Trump.
Dec. 13from Left, Right & Center
The parts for ghost guns are sold without background checks, which means felons and kids can buy them.
Nov. 26from KCRW Features
Getting into any University of California school has gotten much tougher compared to a decade ago.
Dec. 6from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
The Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program faces a big test before the Supreme Court on Tuesday.
Nov. 11from Press Play with Madeleine Brand