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Laborfest: Public Education in the 1930s
Date Thursday July 22
Time 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location Details
Berkeley City College Auditorium - 2050 Center Street, Berkeley
Event Type Teach-In
Another World Was Possible:
New Deal Expansion of Public Education During the Great Depression, and Its Contraction Now
In a PowerPoint presentation, Dr. Gray Brechin will chart the history of the New Deal’s support for public education, including the construction of schools and libraries for K-University institutions throughout the U.S. This Depression-era support for education will be contrasted with the current attacks on public education.
This event is co-sponsored by the Berkeley City College Social
Science Department.
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Added to the calendar on Wednesday Jun 23rd, 2010 7:32 AM

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