Education Policy

Obama: changing the metaphor

Obama: changing the metaphor

by David HurshJournalist Bill Moyers, in a post election interview on WHYY’s Fresh Air, stated that to change history, one must change the dominant metaphors.  Twenty-one years ago British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher, in criticizing state welfare polices, said “there is no such thing as society. There are individual men and women, and there are families.” Thatcher’s notion that there… Read more →