Inq.: School Crisis Drives Families from City
August 18, 2013
Brian Hackford is divorcing Philadelphia, citing irreconcilable differences over public education. For most of his adult life, Hackford has loved this city – its energy, its grit, its humor, its culture, its diversity, restaurants, parks, museums, and a host of other ineffable qualities that have made this place home.But try as he might, he no longer believes the Philadelphia School District can be trusted to provide his three children with a good education. Read more.