Monique Morris on Pushout; Ryan Smith on School Funding

monique morrisBlack girls and the school-to-confinement pipeline: Cat Brooks talks to Monique Morris about her new book, Pushout. Plus: money, schools, and the achievement gap. Ryan Smith, executive director of The Education Trust-West, discusses the resources young people are – or are not – getting in California’s public schools, and takes your calls.


  • Monique Morris, co-founder of the National Black Women’s Justice Institute, and the author of several books. Her latest is Pushout: The Criminalization of Black Girls in Schools.
  • Ryan Smith, Executive Director of The Education Trust-West


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