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Bilingual Ed Fight Erupts in Arizona
Arizona Republic, Thursday, December 10th, 1998, FRONT PAGE • 1,000 Words
School districts far apart on Prop. 227
Sacramento Bee, Sunday, December 6th, 1998, FRONT PAGE • 1,000 Words
Lawsuit challenges wording of Prop. 227 teacher liability
San Francisco Examiner, Friday, December 4th, 1998 • 500 Words
These kids eager to learn English
Orange County Register, Wednesday, November 25th, 1998 • 1,500 Words
Bilingual Programs Failing by Ruben Navarrette Jr.
Arizona Republic, Sunday, November 22nd, 1998 • 800 Words
L.A. Mummified by Jill Stewart
New Times Los Angeles, Thursday, November 5th, 1998, COVER STORY • 1,600 Words
Bilingual Classes Still Thriving in Wake of Prop. 227
Los Angeles Times, Thursday, October 22nd, 1998, FRONT PAGE • 1,700 Words
Prop. 227 Delays Reading Lessons in English in L.A.
Los Angeles Times, Friday, October 9th, 1998, FRONT PAGE • 1,400 Words
California Bilingual Teaching Lives on After Vote to Kill It
New York Times, Saturday, October 3rd, 1998 • 1,300 Words
Ron Unz: Gilroy violates Prop. 227
San Jose Mercury News, Monday, September 21st, 1998 • 900 Words
Bilingual Education: Dallas should focus on teaching students English quickly
Dallas Morning News, Sunday, September 6th, 1998 • 400 Words
Disturbing news from bilingual classrooms
Tucson Citizen, Friday, September 4th, 1998 • 400 Words
Responses to Prop. 227 All Over the Map
Los Angeles Times, Wednesday, September 2nd, 1998 • 900 Words
The Mystery of Model B by Robert A. Jones
Los Angeles Times, Sunday, August 16th, 1998 • 1,300 Words
State Board Gets Crash Course on Implementing Prop. 227
Los Angeles Times, Saturday, August 1st, 1998 • 900 Words
Proposition 227 Speaks the Language of Uncertainty
Los Angeles Times, Wednesday, July 29th, 1998 • 900 Words
Two Schools of Thought
Albuquerque Journal, Sunday, June 14th, 1998, FRONT PAGE • 2,600 Words
The California Entrepreneur who Beat Bilingual Teaching
New York Times, Sunday, June 14th, 1998, FRONT PAGE • 1,200 Words
State Vows Swift Implementation of Prop. 227
Los Angeles Times, Saturday, June 13th, 1998, FRONT PAGE • 800 Words
Suit to block measure is on shaky footing, legal analysts say
San Jose Mercury News, Sunday, June 7th, 1998, FRONT PAGE • 1,300 Words
Warning from California
Denver Rocky Mountain News, Saturday, June 6th, 1998 • 400 Words
If schools flout Prop. 227, there will be a backlash by Joanne Jacobs
San Jose Mercury News, Thursday, June 4th, 1998 • 900 Words
Bilingual education measure posts easy victory
Sacramento Bee, Wednesday, June 3rd, 1998, FRONT PAGE • 700 Words
Persistant questioning gets the right sound bite
Sacramento Bee, Sunday, May 31st, 1998 • 300 Words
Bilingual Education Has Fallen Into Disfavor
New York Times, Saturday, May 30th, 1998, FRONT PAGE • 1,800 Words
Popularity Extends Past Racial Lines
Los Angeles Times, Friday, May 29th, 1998 • 1,300 Words
Bilingual Ed Shortchanges Latino Kids by Alan Ebenstein
Los Angeles Times, Friday, May 29th, 1998 • 500 Words
Squeeze Play by Howard Blume and Ben Ehrenreich
LA Weekly, Thursday, May 28th, 1998, COVER STORY • 5,400 Words
KrashenBurn by Jill Stewart
New Times Los Angeles, Thursday, May 28th, 1998, COVER STORY • 5,600 Words
Keeping Bilingual-Education Programs Intact Makes for Lucrative Business by Linda Chavez
Chicago Tribune, Wednesday, May 27th, 1998 • 700 Words
Wilson - The lame duck adds to his legacy by Peter Schrag
Sacramento Bee, Wednesday, May 27th, 1998 • 900 Words
What is the real problem?
San Jose Mercury News, Sunday, May 24th, 1998, FRONT PAGE • 2,100 Words
Support Slips for Prop. 226, Not Prop. 227
Los Angeles Times, Saturday, May 23rd, 1998, FRONT PAGE • 1,500 Words
Spanish-TV mogul funds Prop. 227 foes
Sacramento Bee, Friday, May 22nd, 1998 • 500 Words
Tycoon Gives $1.5 Million to Measure's Opponents
Los Angeles Times, Friday, May 22nd, 1998 • 600 Words
Riordan Plans Ads in Spanish Backing Measure
Los Angeles Times, Thursday, May 21st, 1998 • 900 Words
Latino vote is key to depth of 227's victory by Joanne Jacobs
San Jose Mercury News, Thursday, May 14th, 1998 • 800 Words
The Racialization of L.A. Politics by Joel Kotkin
Los Angeles Downtown News, Monday, May 11th, 1998 • 1,200 Words
Success succeeds
San Francisco Examiner, Sunday, May 3rd, 1998 • 300 Words
Ron Unz, swim instructor
London Economist, Saturday, May 2nd, 1998 • 900 Words
The Making of an Initiative by Michael J. Fitzgerald
California Lawyer, Friday, May 1st, 1998 • 3,600 Words
Voting on Bilingual Ed
Washington Post, Thursday, April 30th, 1998 • 400 Words
Immerse Them in English by Richard Cohen
Washington Post, Thursday, April 30th, 1998 • 700 Words
White House to Announce Opposition to Prop. 227
Los Angeles Times, Monday, April 27th, 1998, FRONT PAGE • 700 Words
English Lesson in California by Gregory Rodriguez
Nation, Monday, April 20th, 1998 • 2,400 Words
Riordan Backs Move to End Bilingual Classes
Los Angeles Times, Friday, April 10th, 1998, FRONT PAGE • 1,300 Words
Unusual Crusade: Que Pasa Aqui?
Los Angeles Times, Sunday, April 5th, 1998 • 1,200 Words
Should Bilingual Ed Improve Students' Earning Prospects? by Mark Lopez
Los Angeles Times, Sunday, March 29th, 1998 • 700 Words
Debate Loud as Vote Nears on Bilingual Ban
Los Angeles Times, Monday, March 23rd, 1998, FRONT PAGE • 1,500 Words
English Initiative's Spanish-Speaking Roots
San Jose Mercury News, Sunday, March 22nd, 1998 • 1,900 Words
Bid to bar bilingual teaching keeps big lead
Sacramento Bee, Friday, March 20th, 1998 • 500 Words
Lungren ducks two hard ones by Dan Walters
Sacramento Bee, Thursday, March 19th, 1998 • 600 Words
Latinos divided on bilingual education
Sacramento Bee, Sunday, March 15th, 1998, FRONT PAGE • 800 Words
Opinions Vary on Studies That Back Bilingual Classes
Los Angeles Times, Monday, March 2nd, 1998 • 700 Words
Alpert-Firestone: Recipe for Chaos by Ron Unz
Los Angeles Times, Thursday, February 26th, 1998 • 600 Words
Our children's future is at stake by Jorge Oclander
Chicago La Raza, Wednesday, February 25th, 1998 • 600 Words
Voters Set to Dump Bilingual Education, Poll Shows
San Francisco Chronicle, Tuesday, February 10th, 1998 • 700 Words
The Bilingualism Debate Remakes California Politics by Gregory Rodriguez
Washington Post, Sunday, February 8th, 1998 • 1,400 Words
Un Grito (a Call) to Battle
Los Angeles Times, Friday, February 6th, 1998 • 1,100 Words
Unz's bilingual measure assailed from right
Sacramento Bee, Sunday, February 1st, 1998 • 700 Words
California initiative puts bilingual education under microscope
Associated Press, Saturday, January 24th, 1998 • 900 Words
Unz keeps focus on bilingual issue
Sacramento Bee, Monday, January 19th, 1998 • 1,400 Words
For Bilingual Ed, it's Physiological: Mend it, don't end it by Roger Hernandez
King Features, Sunday, January 11th, 1998 • 600 Words
Californians to Vote in June On Ending Bilingual Education
Wall Street Journal, Friday, January 9th, 1998 • 600 Words
A New Year's Resolution for California by Ron Unz
English for the Children, Thursday, January 1st, 1998 • 300 Words
English Spoken Here
Teacher Magazine, Thursday, January 1st, 1998 • 4,200 Words
Loco, Completamente Loco by Glenn Garvin
Reason Magazine, Thursday, January 1st, 1998, COVER STORY • 8,500 Words