Protest Song of the Day: ‘Chicago Teacher’

By: Wednesday September 19, 2012 9:43 am

To recognize the power of protest music, acknowledge its role in keeping dissent alive and how musicians are translating today’s social issues and systemic problems into song, The Dissenter has decided to launch a daily feature that highlights a protest song every day. The Chicago Teachers Union concluded their strike against the corporate education policies being advanced [...]

At Rally, Chicago Teachers Union President Invites City Hall to Turn Off Air-Conditioning

By: Saturday September 15, 2012 11:23 pm

In Union Park in Chicago thousands of educators and supporters of the Chicago Teachers Union gathered for a solidarity rally. People from out-of-state, like Minnesota and Wisconsin, were there to show support. After a two-hour rally, everyone marched to Garfield Park. There were students, parents and representatives from teachers unions, including the Illinois Federation of [...]

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