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Teachers union president brags about pushing Walker recall in schools

Michael1277 Wrote: Jun 05, 2012 6:36 PM
"Progressives believe it is their right to use government schools to push their personal political agenda. It doesn't bother them one iota to use taxpayer-funded schools to recall a governor." Of course they think it's their right, and of course it doesn't bother them. Why else do you think Horace Mann and his intellectual heirs created the public school systems in the first place but to accomplish exactly this?
Anyone who claims that teachers unions exist to improve public education is misinformed or lying.

The unions have become blatantly political organizations that spend most of their time and resources trying to maintain their domination of public schools and school budgets. When an occassional reformer, like Wisconsion Gov. Scott Walker, comes along and questions their self-serving agendas, they turn into political assasination machines.

And they are not ashamed to use taxpayer-funded schools to push their agendas.

The latest evidence comes from Milwaukee Teachers Education Association President Bob Peterson, who boasted this week about his union's...