Author: Drew Franklin

Drew Franklin is a writer and organizer.

DeRay Mckesson got his start in the corporate school privatization movement

Before becoming a media celebrity backed by banks and large corporations, activist DeRay Mckesson was a ruthless school administrator and close ally of Teach for America, boosting the education privatization movement and its attacks on teachers’ unions.

By Drew Franklin

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