A Not-So-Simple Majority - This week on This American Life

Jun 23, 2017

We take it for granted that the majority calls the shots. But in one NY school district, that idea — majority rules — has led to an all-out war. School board disputes are pretty common, but not like this one. This involves multimillion-dollar land deals, lawyers threatening to beat up parents, felony criminal charges, and the highest levels of state government. Meanwhile, the students are caught in the middle.

"A Not-So-Simple Majority" - this week on This American Life; Friday at 7pm and repeating Saturday morning at 9am on KRCB-FM Radio 91!