(photo: Michael Appleton/Mayoral Photography Office)
Governor Andrew Cuomo has called rightly on New Yorkers, in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic, to reimagine education. We should reimagine it without racial segregation.
The novel coronavirus’ path of destruction has starkly illuminated the structural racism that underpins so much inequality in America. That inequality includes educational segregation in New York.
Structural racism, which is the historical and ongoing racial discrimination and segregation of Black people in particular, is typically...