Just read the linked article about the Halifax school board fiasco and it provides a lot of details that I didn't know. To state more fully, it provides a lot of details that I didn't know before I shot my mouth off
in previous scribbles on the topic. Oh yes, there is indeed childishness at work here, but if Stephen Kimber is right, and I respect his journalism greatly, then the guilty parties are not those that have been making the headlines.
This school board is badly, badly broken, and to my eyes the only way to fix it is to get rid of everyone currently sitting and run new elections. Oh yeah, and don't let anyone re-offer, either. And put the goddamn chairs back where they were.
Go read the article.