Terrible Metaphor of the Day,

courtesy of Southward Councilman Ras Baraka, aspiring mayor of Newark, regarding the NJ Department of Education's ongoing control of Newark Public Schools:
"The takeover of Newark's public schools is tantamount to slavery in terms of an attack on our democracy," said Baraka, principal of Newark's Central High School. "The people of this community need to control the destiny of their schools." (PolitickerNJ)