Stories by Colin Greer

Colin Greer is president of the New World Foundation in New York. Among his books is A Call to Character (HarperCollins, 1995). subscribe to Colin Greer's feed

Posted on: Aug 5, 2012, Source: AlterNet

When it comes to education reform, we're not trying to reinvent the wheel anymore; instead, we're building square ones.

Posted on: Mar 13, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Almost everything the American capitalist system needs is provided by taxpayer dollars and government action.

Posted on: Oct 3, 2011, Source: AlterNet

Author and public intellectual Colin Greer tells us how we got where we are today. It's not a pretty picture, but hope is on the way.

Posted on: Apr 4, 2010, Source: AlterNet

In the U.S., 30% of youth fail high school every year, and the vast majority come from poor communities and populations of color. We must solve this problem.

Posted on: Mar 15, 2006, Source: AlterNet

'We are in an unjustifiable war. We are crippling our country with debt and fear, and killing off our children's prospects through neglect.'

Posted on: Dec 13, 2005, Source: openDemocracy.net

It is time for Democrats to realize that the future of progressive American politics lies at its vibrant grassroots.