Most people have no idea about the privatization movement. They don’t know that the narrative of crisis (“our schools are failing, failing, failing”)–repeated again and again–is intended to clear the way for privatization.
Peter Greene explains the insidious plan here.
Step one, create a crisis.
Step two, take power away from the community, dissolve the local school board, give it to the mayor, the governor.
Step three: cash in.