Alabama Takes over Birmingham City Schools
With the state of Alabama now in control of Birmingham’s school system, we talk about the details and delve into the political motivations of the school board.
Alabama is full of big news stories. From the removal of the Confederate battle flag, to gay marriage, to Birmingham's increase in the minimum wage. It's a lot for journalists to keep up with and a lot of great materials for columnists like AL.com and The Birmingham News' John Archibald. He discusses the city, county and state politics in forums large and small.