Oprah and Stacey Abrams in Conversation: An Inspiring Augury of a Brighter Future

Diane Ravitch's blog

Please watch this. Oprah speaks and rallies the crowd on behalf of Stacey Abrams. She is excellent.

Then she introduces Stacey, and they talk. I loved the conversation. I loved Stacey Abrams. She is wonderful. She loves to read (she names her favorite books), she loves to write, she loves to watch television (her favorite show is “The Good Place,” which I’m watching). She talked about the terrible condition of health care in Georgia. It has the highest maternal mortality rate in the nation. Many counties don’t have a hospital. Nine counties don’t have a doctor. Many women who are pregnant don’t see a doctor until the day they give birth. She spoke eloquently about investing in education. Given the audience reaction, I would guess that many were teachers.

I know we are all disgusted with politicians. Watch this show and you will have hope again.

If you live…

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