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Strangulation by Union

JamesB2 Wrote: Sep 26, 2012 9:58 AM
Public school teachers need to make more money so they can send their kids to private school.
Demosthenes5 Wrote: Sep 26, 2012 5:40 PM
Hypocracy is the compliment vice pays virtue...

In most metropolitan areas, over 70% of public school teachers send their own children to private schools.

The Chicago teachers strike is over, but the public didn't win. Schools will still transfer bad teachers to other schools because it's nearly impossible to fire them. When bad teachers go from school to school, principals call it "the dance of the lemons." It would be funny if those teachers didn't slowly wreck children's lives.

The basic issue is: Who decides how to manage a workplace? Unions say it's good that they protect American workers from arbitrary dismissal and make sure everyone is treated equally.

But it's not good.

Rules that "protect" government workers from arbitrary dismissal and require everyone...