They are wrong.
In 2016, Martin Luther King III led a rally of 10,000 people, most of them Black and Hispanic, against a lawsuit that sought to kill the Florida Tax Credit Scholarship, the biggest private school choice program in America. “This is about justice,” he told the crowd. “This is about righteousness. This is about truth. This is about freedom – the freedom to choose what’s best for your family, and your child most importantly.”
In 2020, the teachers unions organized a protest in Tallahassee against the very focus of that King march for education justice, demanding more money for education, and threatening work stoppages. The heads of the two national teachers unions were there leading the charge for what would become one of