January 23, 2014
I seen my opportunities and I took 'em.
The quote is from the late Tammany Hall leader, George Washington Plunkitt, as he wrote about graft early in the last century.
That attitude seems, in three recent disclosures, to be shared by the Gulen movement's charter high schools in the United States. Fethullah Gulen, as we noted in a prior blog is — in Turkey — a major religious and political figure, but in the United States (where he lives) he is the leader of a charter school movement that frequently uses the H-1B system to root out U.S. teachers in favor of those from Turkey. Read more...