Posts Tagged ‘American Federation of Teachers’

National AFT overthrows local teachers union leadership in Florida

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ORLANDO, Fla. – In the name of “holding sacrosanct the democratic rights of its members,” the American Federation of Teachers removed from office the duly elected officers and representatives of the Orange County Classroom Teachers Association (OCCTA) and placed a national administrator in sole charge.
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High-quality education is the civil rights issue of our era

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BOSTON – Black History Month may have come and gone but Pioneer believes we must fight year round to ensure that all children have access to a high-quality education without regard to zip code or race. Massachusetts has in the past and must continue to lead the way in this fight.
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MoveOn, labor unions turn on Rahm Emanuel

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CHICAGO – The left wing petition website MoveOn.org is endorsing Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s main competition, Cook County commissioner Jesus “Chuy” Garcia, in the upcoming mayoral race.
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