Turning an act of violence into a force for good, a Seattle public school teacher who was pepper-sprayed by police announced Monday that his $100,000 settlement will be used to support students "who have demonstrated the power of activism in pursuit of racial and social justice."
Hagopian was also a lead organizer for the teachers' boycott of high-stakes testing at Garfield High, which has spread into a national movement.
Ifrah's last name is "Abshir" with an R not an F. Thanks!
Such a blatant assault should have resulted in criminal charges! Why didn't it?