Education, Media, Pop Culture

Chicago: Closed Minds Close Schools

It’s bad enough that Chicago Bully Mayor Rahm Emanuel has decided to close 61 of Chicago’s public schools, but Lane Tech College Prep gets the Close Minded Thinking Award for its removal of Marjane Satrapi’s Persepolis, one of the best graphic novels of the past decade, from its classrooms. Satrapi reacted in this interview on WBEZ:

 

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