I visited my old high school in the Lee-Miles neighborhood of Cleveland, Ohio, not long ago. It was hard to believe that it has been forty-three years since I walked its halls. For the most part, John F. Kennedy High School, a fortress-like brown-brick building devoid of any architectural flair, looks very much as it […]
Carl Chancellor is editorial director at the Center for American Progress. For more than twenty years he was a reporter and columnist for the Knight-Ridder news service and its flagship paper the Akron Beacon Journal, where he won a Pulitzer Prize.