Laura Faith Kebede with Chalkbeat, writes about how most grassroots advocacy groups are against the voucher program that would allow students in low performing schools to receive public funds to pay for private school tuition.
Black Lives Matter, Memphis chapter
“We do not believe that taking funds from our already underfunded school system. … Vouchers do not invest in communities, as they take children out of their communities. We should work to reinvest in communities, not further marginalize them.”
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