The Spark

the Voice of
The Communist League of Revolutionary Workers–Internationalist

“The emancipation of the working class will only be achieved by the working class itself.”
— Karl Marx

He Ought to Have Nightmares!

May 18, 2009

Arne Duncan, the Education Secretary, said that the Detroit Public Schools could possibly receive millions of dollars in federal aid–but only AFTER it becomes “drastically better.” He’s holding Detroit in a trap–there’s no way to become “drastically better” without a big influx of money!

Duncan once said that he loses sleep over the poor education Detroit’s children are getting. If he’s tossing and turning now, he better blame himself!