The Renegade Rip

Bakersfield ranks last on literacy

Robin Shin, Online Editor

March 14, 2013

Filed under Opinion

When I heard that for the second straight year, a study showed Bakersfield to be the most illiterate city in the United States, I was very shocked.  Maybe it is because I hang out with people who love to read and I too like to read.  Even before going to bed, I can’t sleep until I read a chapter or more of well anything!  Books, stories written by my friends online, and...

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