On this week’s Dropout Nation Podcast, RiShawn Biddle takes a look at the silence among many school reformers over the acquittal of George Zimmerman in the killing of Trayvon Martin killing and , and explains why the movement cannot be silent about issues that directly and indirectly affect our mission. We cannot advance systemic reform without also addressing the issues that are interconnected with the nation’s education crisis.

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