“We have people who are not from the area, don’t share our values, who are the majority on the school board,” Meeker said during the meeting. School board members “are taking steps to have schools that have the majority of well-to-do people in one set of schools and not as well-to-do people and minorities in another set of schools.” Raleigh Mayor, Charles Meeker (See article)
Meeker is spearheading efforts to sue the school board for dropping its diversity policy. He’s dissing school board members for not being locals, not sharing his values and not looking at social problems through the prism of race and income. Can you think of a better guy to talk about the importance of tolerance and diversity?