San Francisco proposing to rename schools whose names may be "inappropriate," including schools named after Abraham Lincoln, Paul Revere and James Lowell, an abolitionist poet.
BREAKING: San Francisco might change 44 school names, renouncing George Washington, Abraham Lincoln and even former Mayor Dianne Feinstein Via
San Francisco is debating changing the names of 44 schools, including Lincoln High (classic skate spot BTW). Here's the argument for getting rid of Thomas Edison Elementary School.
San Francisco is considering renaming up to 44 schools whose names may be "inappropriate” including those named after Abraham Lincoln and James Lowell, an abolitionist poet. Why do the hard work of improving our society when cosmetic changes are easier?
A school named after Sen. Dianne Feinstein made the list because as mayor in 1986 she reportedly replaced a vandalized Confederate Flag, one of several historical flags flying in front of City Hall at the time.
Our school board - dedicated to solving every problem except the real ones. S.F. might change 44 school names, renouncing Washington, Lincoln and even Dianne Feinstein
this Chron article is packed with extraordinary quotes about the process to rename the schools that SFUSD can’t afford to reopen
Dianne Feinstein, who as Senator has voted for every war she could, is getting canceled because in 1986 as the mayor of San Francisco "she reportedly replaced a vandalized Confederate flag, one of several historic flags flying in front of City Hall."
San Francisco might change 44 school names "that have connections to slavery, genocide or oppression." changed