Barbara Miner

Barbara Miner is managing editor of Rethinking Schools (, an education reform journal based in Milwaukee.

Vouchers–Phony Choice Vouchers–Phony Choice

Ever since the 1954 Brown decision outlawing "separate but equal" schools, various popular movements have upheld a vision of public schools as essential to democracy and have dem...

Feb 28, 2002 / Editorial / Barbara Miner

Who’s Vouching for Vouchers? Who’s Vouching for Vouchers?

Cammillia Mays is an African-American single parent who, like millions of parents across the country, faced a difficult decision when her daughter turned 4 years old.

May 18, 2000 / Feature / Barbara Miner