www.nytimes.com—Afrocentric schools tend to have higher graduation rates and test scores. Also, what President Trump and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez have in common.
New York Today: N.Y. Today: How the Federal Government Shutdown Affects New York City. Museums and historical sites are closed, employees working without pay, no panda cam to watch. Also: Our mayor speaks of his love for “The Simpsons.”