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Charters, Privatization Of Education & The Gulen Schools In The US: Sharon Higgins Speaks Out

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Published on May 13, 2012

The largest charter school chain within the public school system in the United States is run by a secretive Islamic Imam called Fethullah Gulen. His charter school chain is getting tens of millions of dollars from the public for their schools and there are a growing number of examples of systemic corruption and siphoning off public funds into their financial empire.
Sharon Higgins is a researcher and blogger from Oakland, California who became concerned about the growing use of charters to privatize education and began to expose them in her
blog Http://chartershcoolscandals.blogspot.com.
She discusses her investigation of the Gulen schools, how they operate and the
threat they are to public education in the United States.
Other sites are at
Http://chartershcoolscandals.blogspot.com
http://perimeterprimate.blogspot.com
http://www.ajc.com/news/north-fulton/...
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/06/06/us/...
Also more video on these issues at:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rVzWzH...
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7sk1Sx...
Production Of Labor Video Project www.laborvideo.org

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