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Union Activist Says Obama, Booker ‘Genetically Engineered to Divide and Negate Black Political Energies’

Mike2446 Wrote: Nov 04, 2012 9:09 PM
I find this a hilarious statement by the author, "mainstream Democrats like Obama". Where has this guy been for four years and what has he been reading? Obama is about as mainstream as Stalin was a staunch member of the Sierra Club.

It’s becoming more obvious by the day that many teachers union activists are on the creepy radical fringe of American politics. They’re proudly on the outside and far to the left of the left-leaning Democratic Party.

How else can one explain the angry reaction of so many union activists when Democratic politicians endorse or accept a few government school reforms?

Take United Federation of Teachers activist Michael Fiorillo. He takes no prisoners when it comes to his analysis of those Democrats, like President Obama and Newark Mayor Cory Booker, who call for more accountability for public school teachers. He recently...