Stories by Christopher Bonastia

Christopher Bonastia is Associate Professor of Sociology at Lehman College and the CUNY Graduate Center. He is the author of Southern Stalemate: Five Years without Public Education in Prince Edward County, Virginia (University of Chicago Press, 2012). subscribe to Christopher Bonastia's feed

Posted on: Jan 6, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Touted as the cure for what ails public education, charter schools have historical roots that are rarely discussed.

Posted on: Apr 24, 2012, Source: AlterNet

One county in Virginia froze its black citizens out of public education -- for five long years.