A reader writes: "Did you see this? The headline is "Unfair burden?" above a story about California requiring high school students to be able to speak, read, and write English to graduate."
The long sob story, by Nanette Asimov (email
her), San Francisco Chronicle
, February 27 2006, reveals that 73,270 California high school seniors - one in five
of the state`s Class 0f 2006 - are "in the same pickle."