Teachers in Chicago aren’t just committed to fighting for higher wages. They say the city has the money to support its students and teachers outside of the classroom.
30,000 teachers are on strike for better pay, smaller class size, and for a limit on the expansion for for-profit charter schools
In the first episode of the Marc Steiner Show on the Real News Network, Marc talks with Bill Ayers, former member of the Weather Underground and author of the new book, “You Can’t Fire the Bad Ones,” about the policies that have re-segregated and privatized our schools and the wildcat teachers’ strikes rising up against…
Economist Richard Wolff says all the posturing and finger-pointing–from the NRA’s anti-government fear mongering to Trump’s Chinese tariffs–are really just an effort to distract from the real issue: ‘It gets you focused on something other than the economic system that is screwing you’
Educators are prepared to do “whatever it takes” to defend public education, says Kentucky public school teacher Blossom Brosi
Striking teacher Jay O’Neal says the rank and file rejected a deal struck between union leaders and governor Jim Justice because it lacked concrete action on skyrocketing healthcare costs