Sol Stern is a senior fellow with the conservative Manhattan Institute and a contributing editor to its quarterly magazine 'City Journal'. He is the author of 'Breaking Free: Public School Lessons and the Imperative of School Choice' , and has written extensively on education reform. The New York Times described him as a "cantankerous provocateur against liberal education policies, criticizing reading curriculums that de-emphasize phonics as well as public schools that focus on social justice. Wikipedia*
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Sol Stern has two videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1999 Forum. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2003 with an average of 107 views per program.