“A set of choices got us to this point. We chose to fund public schools according to the wealth of the communities they serve. We chose to let our children shiver if they were born in the wrong place or to the wrong people, while the lucky, the rich, stay warm. Maybe it’s time to steal their fire.”

America, Where Children Freeze in Their Classrooms

The United States, the richest country on Earth, is not particularly fussed about providing for all its citizens. In fact, it actively does not care about many of them. The only country to have sent guys to the moon and back, multiple times, has also only managed to come up with a patchwork system o…