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We Can’t Be Teachers by Day and Oppress Our Students of Color by Night - Philly's 7th Ward
A few summers back, I was at a wedding reception, exchanging the customary pleasantries one does when seated next to people one has only just met. We discussed our relation to the bride and groom, and then shared what we did for a living. “I teach 12th grade in West Philadelphia,” I told my new …