News From: Chicago Teachers Strike

by Press and Media | on Oct 22, 2019

Can Unions Rely on Democrats Anymore?

For the last four days teachers in Chicago have been on strike. Their target in contract negotiations: a Democratic Mayor. In the article from the Nation, the author looks at whether this is...

by Kris LaGrange | on Oct 18, 2019

Podcast: Who's Responsible for Hard Rock / Teachers on Strike

On this week's show, we get into how ABC contractors are murdering construction workers in New Orleans. We have audio from the incident that is shocking the nation. The UAW has an agreement with...

by Press and Media | on Oct 18, 2019

4 Reasons Why the Chicago Teachers are on Strike

It is pretty clear that the Chicago school system has no interest in bargaining in good faith. Below is the AP story about the four reasons why they are on strike. Check out a video produced by the...

by Kris LaGrange | on Sep 27, 2019

Podcast: Understanding the Impeachment Process

Trump is trying to cut funding for school lunches, leaving half a million kids hungry at school. Nerds who work for a Google contractors have organized with the Steelworkers union, we take a look...

by Guest Post | on Sep 23, 2019

Chicago Teachers Threaten Strike Over Student Needs

The Chicago Teachers Union is ready to go on strike. Unless the district does a better job addressing the pressing needs of Chicago’s public school students, teachers could be walking the...