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

Richard141 Wrote: Sep 12, 2012 9:44 AM
You are correct. In addition, Michelle will be out of a job if she is unsuccessful in retaining readers. She will not have health insurance paid for life somewhere in her 50's. As a matter of fact, I would bet her "pension" is fully funded by she, herself. Let's hold teachers to the same standard, you would go for that, right?

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...