New Leadership Purges GCI Workers

We've got A LOT MORE to report on this story but for now let's look at a recent firing that reveals a Latino organization CUTTING TIES WITH THE COMMUNITY and continuing to lose support amongst the very people who help build the organization.

Read more about this move that doesn't seem to be motivated by the guy's performance but, rather, by neighborhood politics . . .

Kansas City's Guadalupe Center Fires Soccer Coach In The Wake Of CEO's Retirement

Two years after coaching the Guadalupe Centers Charter School boys soccer team to a storybook high school state title, Ricky Oliveras said Thursday he'd been fired. Acting CEO Beto Lopez confirmed Thursday night that the school no longer employs Oliveras. But he declined to offer details about a personnel matter.