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The Billionaire Financed Racist Attack on Camden's Schools by Tom Ultican

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Tom Ultican writes about the billionaire takeover of Camden, New Jersey. It was easy. Working with Republican Governor Chris Christie, who was eager to have someone take responsibility for the schools in the state’s poorest district, the billionaires got what they wanted. Camden was their plaything, their Petri dish. The rape of public education in Camden, New Jersey is a classic example of “segrenomics.”  “As Lily Tomlin once remarked, “No matter how cynical you become, it’s never enough to keep up.’”

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