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Crowd Laughs as Chicago Teachers Union President Talks about Killing the Rich

Don5986 Wrote: Jan 08, 2013 3:29 PM
Look at the trash that makes up the teachers union, no surprise here. Overpaid and incompetent union thugs.
Michael3116 Wrote: Feb 20, 2013 4:45 PM
I agree they may be over paid but they are not incompetent union thugs they are very competent at their thuggery. The last time there was this type of wide spread thuggery the Brits had to root it out in India.

The Chicago Teachers Union is not just about looking out for its members’ interests. The union wants to fundamentally change America, too.

That shift occurred when the radical Karen Lewis was elected as its president two years ago. She’s best known for mocking U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan’s lisp and for taking on - and defeating - Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel in the district’s first teachers’ strike in a generation.

CTU leaders have been on a victory lap of sorts since the September strike, with union activists seeing themselves as protectors of union power during a time of...