‘Do You Support Busing?’ Is Not the Best Question

“What is the intervention we need right now?” As #2020Election candidates debate busing’s role in history, TC’s Ainsley Erickson says the key question truly is how education can become more equitable & diverse in the future — via The New York Times.

https://www.nytimes.com/2019/07/06/upshot/busing-housing-segregation-democratic-primary.html Issues of educational inequality raised by a 1970s-era practice remain relevant today, but language can obscure what’s really at stake.