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"A" Is for Agitation: Radical Chicago Teachers on Parade

FLF Wrote: Sep 12, 2012 11:10 AM
And the stats show 80 percent of kids in Chi Town can't read or understand 8th grade math! And the biggest percent do NOT graduate from high school and those that do can't read their diploma! What a GREAT job these teachers are doing..I say STICK IT IN YOUR FANNY and call it Macaroni!

Chicago Teachers Union President Karen Lewis walks, talks and barks like a rootsy Occupy Wall Street activist. But this Big Labor loudmouth who's leading the abandonment of nearly 400,000 schoolchildren in the Windy City is just another power-grabbing union fat cat.

Instead of academic excellence, she rails about "social justice." Instead of accountability, she fumes about "profits" and curses merit pay. Lewis has marched with the Occu-clowns denouncing capitalism and promoting "socialism (as) the alternative." She raves: "Occupy Wall Street and the whole concept of the 99 percent is an extraordinarily important movement."

And she earned praise as a...