Well, talking black boxes goes pretty well with the cookie cutter backgrounds Kip complains about.
Not surprisingly, Edsall doesn’t offer a definitive conclusion after relating his interviews here: “Is Education No Longer the ‘Great Equalizer’?” https://www.nytimes.com/2021/06/23/opinion/education-poverty-intervention.html
But an interesting point in the piece refers to China and the US having similar outcomes despite nominally different systems. Great inequality leads to third world social structures and economic opportunity. Thanks McConnell, honorable mention to Gingrich and the gang. The gang that can’t run the trains on time accuses us of socialism but its outcomes after 50 years of control equal the oppression of the Soviet regime.
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