Stories by Dana Goldstein

Dana Goldstein is a journalist in Brooklyn. Her upcoming book, "The Teacher Wars," will be published by Doubleday in September. She is an editorial consultant at The Marshall Project, a news startup covering criminal justice. Follow her on Twitter: @DanaGoldstein  subscribe to Dana Goldstein's feed

Posted on: Apr 7, 2014, Source: Comment Is Free

Restorative justice techniques for all children will stem the tide of unequal classroom punishment.

Posted on: Jan 10, 2014, Source: The Nation

The outlook for Mayor de Blasio’s signature initiative just got a whole lot brighter.

Posted on: May 1, 2012, Source: The Nation

Budget cuts, layoffs, increased class sizes and high stakes testing have left one-third of public school teachers considering a job change. That's bad news for all of us.

Posted on: Mar 10, 2012, Source: The Nation

As Santorum and his cohort stoke a culture war against mainstream education, a history lesson on the GOP's drive to vilify public schools.

Posted on: Sep 29, 2010, Source: The Nation

The much-talked about documentary on school reform tells a familiar story about unions and schools -- but misses the whole story.

Posted on: Jul 14, 2009, Source: The American Prospect

Using the false threat of taxpayer-funded abortion, lobbyists are attempting to scuttle support for a public option.

Posted on: May 14, 2009, Source: The American Prospect

Like newspapers and other businesses buffeted by the financial crisis, the porn industry is in danger of extinction.

Posted on: Aug 8, 2008, Source: The American Prospect

Many women who've had abortions benefit from non-ideological counseling. So why are groups that provide those services having trouble raising money?

Posted on: Apr 20, 2008, Source: RH Reality Check

U.S. servicewomen are more likely to be raped by a fellow soldier than killed by enemy fire. It's time we dealt with this national disgrace.

Posted on: Mar 26, 2008, Source: RH Reality Check

Anti-choice activists claim that Obama voted against protecting infants. In fact, he cast his votes for choice and for women's health.

Posted on: May 11, 2007, Source: In These Times

Should uncircumcised men in America heed clinical studies showing that adult male circumcision in Africa can decrease the likelihood of an HIV infection by as much as 60%?