Monday, October 24, 2011

Latino group joins DPS board fight

 A group of Latinos in Denver called Latinos for Education Reform is running the attached ad (also pasted at the end of this email) to elect GENUINE reformers to the Denver School Board – and it's making BIG waves.  Great to see!  Here are two articles about it: and

Latino group joins DPS board fight

Written by Charlie Brennan on Oct 6th, 2011. | Copyright ©

A new political committee has been formed by Denver Latinos who are critical of two Hispanic members of the Denver school board and who are actively campaigning against the one member up for re-election.

The group, Latinos for Education Reform, is buying advertisements in community newspapers to state their opposition to board members Arturo Jimenez, who represents northwest Denver, and Andrea Merida, who represents southwest Denver.

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