POLITICS 06/29/2013 11:20 am ET Updated Aug 29, 2013 The Real Reason Education is Failing: Upworthy Upworthy Getty 160 This response to our flawed education system is reason #154 that author James Baldwin is my public-speaking idol. Download Read more on Upworthy Do you have information you want to share with HuffPost? Here’s how. MORE: Education Education Reform Teachers Upworthy Politics News Subscribe to the Politics email. How will Trump’s administration impact you?