The truth is simple: Unless we fix the Philadelphia’s schools, the cityâs future is bleak. But what can be done when the cityâs leadership class lacks the will to face the problem head-on? Here are eight changes we need to demand right nowâbefore itâs too late.
Last night in the NFC championship, the San Francisco 49ers trailed the Seattle Seahawks by six, 23-17, with 30 seconds left in the game. Quarterback Colin Kaepernick had led the 49ers all the way down to the Seahawks’ 18-yard line. He took the snap out of the gun, set his feet, and released a flossy little fade to the corner of the end zone, where receiver Michael Crabtree had his hands out. And then Richard Sherman happened.