(THE POST MILLENNIAL) – San Francisco Board of Education Commissioner Anna Hsu is running to keep her seat amid growing controversy. After recent comments of hers surfaced, calls for her resignation reached a fever pitch, and the San Francisco Unified School District held a special meeting to vote to admonish Hsu for the statements.
In a twist that can only be described as one with overtones of the Maoist Cultural Revolution, McCarthyist, and Orwellian, Hsu voted to admonish herself, as well. The San Francisco school board was already in turmoil after recall elections this year took three members, one of whom was cited for making racist comments against Asian Americans. Hsu was appointed by Mayor London Breed.
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At issue is an answer Hsu submitted in advance of the November election to the Parent Action form for candidates on the question "How can SFUSD increase academic outcomes for the most marginalized students?"