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A picket line outside Gale School in Rogers Park on the morning of Monday, September 10. (Photo: Sarah Jane Rhee/Chicago Indymedia)

Four Reasons Chicago’s Teachers Are On Strike

Across mainstream media and through the megaphone of city government, Chicago public school teachers have been consistently demonized and criticized for everything from self-serving greed, to negligence of their duties, and lack of care and respect for students. Mayor Emanuel and his hand-picked school board—stacked with millionaires and former charter administrators—along with CPS CEO Jean-Claude […]