• Jonathan Kozol

Joe Biden's shameful record on school segregation

Here's a shocker:

How many of you are aware of Joe Biden's shameful record on school segregation? 

In the run-up to the Democratic primaries, Biden has been at the top of the polls because of his supposed "electability" as a consensus candidate. But I've been looking at his Senate history as a willing ally of Southern segregationists like the die-hard racist Dixiecrat, James Eastland of Mississippi.

For all the painful details, see the piece I published this week in The Nation online: