Chicago teachers vote to give union to call a strike

  Chicago has been the focus of corporate school “reform,” but Chicago is now the epicenter of the push back against it. On June 11, 2012, Chicago Teachers Union (CTU) leaders announced that 89.73% of CTU members—98% of those who cast ballots—voted to give the union authority to call a strike if contract negotiations with […]

Does anyone else see the irony?

Did anyone else see the irony in today’s news?  I listened to five minutes on why the Republicans passed restrictions on voting in Florida.  One of those restrictions was to limit the “early voting.”  Early voting allows working people to vote without missing work.  Other restrictions made it harder to register people to vote.  What […]