Tag Archives: Tony Thurmond

The Tide May Be Turning on Billionaire Backers of Charter Schools in California

For years, billionaires have donated millions to promote pro-privatization, school choice candidates in political races ranging from local school board, to state houses, to Washington, D.C. An avalanche of political donations from deep-pocketed national advocates for private-management of education—such as entrepreneur Eli Broad, the Walton family (heirs to the Walmart fortune), co-founder of the Gap retail chain Doris Fisher, and other wealthy

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Please forward to CA voters ASAP!

I’m posting this for the Tony Thurmond campaign. Please forward to all California voters. The November 6th election is just five weeks away, mail in ballots are coming soon or may have already arrived, and I am asking you to vote for Tony Thurmond for State Superintendent of Public Instruction. This race is important. With all the news coverage of the federal midterm elections, no one

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NPE Action Endorses Tony Thurmond for Superintendent of Public Instruction in California!

NPE Action Endorses Tony Thurmond for Superintendent of Public Instruction in California! http://dianeravitch.net/2018/10/04/npe-action-endorses-tony-thurmond-for-superintendent-of-public-instruction-in-california/ — Read on dianeravitch.net/2018/10/04/npe-action-endorses-tony-thurmond-for-superintendent-of-public-instruction-in-california/

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Lead #Resistance against DeVos! Help us defeat a Public Education Privatizer!

I am organizing a fundraiser for Tony Thurmond’s campaign for California Superintendent of Public Instruction. Will you please pitch in today at https://act.myngp.com/TonyThurmond/august30 so we can defeat Marshall Tuck and his public education privatizer/ reformer supporters? Donations of EVERY size matter. Marshall Tuck, his opponent, has millions, but we have people power. Thurmond is also endorsed by the Network For

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