Multiracial Students ignored by National Education Association (NEA)
National Education Association's John Stocks delivered his first speech as executive director of the nation's largest professional organization yesterday. He called the members "social justice patriots."
Stocks honored the members for the "glorious diversity" of the NEA. He commented extensively on the how the progressive educators and members of the NEA helped with social justice for the following groups:
African American Children
Native American Children
Children with Discabilities
Children in Poverty
Muslim Children and Adults
There was no mention of multiracial children. During the long speech Mr. Stocks said "Be the activists for social justice and equal opportunity in America!" Calls to the NEA have not been returned.