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UC workers protest hundreds of low-wage, dining worker layoffs

UC workers protest hundreds of low-wage, dining worker layoffs

Workers rallied at seven U.C. facilities Wednesday to protest the school’s planned 10-week layoff of at least 200 low-wage workers. Read full article: UC workers protest hundreds of low-wage,...→

Union to California’s teachers: Brace for cuts steeper than the Great Recession

Union to California’s teachers: Brace for cuts steeper than the Great Recession

CTA President Toby Boyd said forthcoming cuts will be “like nothing we’ve ever seen,” projecting loss of up to 50,000 teachers Read full article: Union to California’s teachers: Brace fo...→

Massachusetts teachers union wants to abolish MCAS and take police out of schools upon reopening

Massachusetts teachers union wants to abolish MCAS and take police out of schools upon reopening

The state’s largest teachers union laid out its list of demands for a safe reopening of schools amid the pandemic this fall, calling on the state pay for perso [...] Read full article: Massachusetts teachers union wants to ab...→

Lightfoot Calls ‘Scooby-Doo' Meme of Her Posted by Chicago Teachers Union ‘Clearly Racist'

Lightfoot Calls ‘Scooby-Doo' Meme of Her Posted by Chicago Teachers Union ‘Clearly Racist'

Mayor Lori Lightfoot on Thursday denounced a cartoon the Chicago Teachers Union posted on Twitter – depicting her tied in a rope and surrounded by the characte [...] Read full article: Lightfoot Calls ‘Scooby-Doo' Meme of Her...→

DeMario Jackson warns new 'Bachelor' lead Matt James about 'scrutiny' he could face as a black man

DeMario Jackson warns new 'Bachelor' lead Matt James about 'scrutiny' he could face as a black man

Former "Bachelor in Paradise" star DeMario Jackson has a warning for Matt James, who was recently announced as the ABC show's first black male lead. Read full article: DeMario Jackson warns new 'Bachelor' lea...→

Cuomo signs police reform bill; NYPD union warns cops will be ‘unable to do the job’

Cuomo signs police reform bill; NYPD union warns cops will be ‘unable to do the job’

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Friday signed a package of police reforms that had been given momentum by protests in the wake of the death of George Floyd -- bu [...] Read full article: Cuomo signs police reform bill; NYPD uni...→

Continental CEO warns staff of possible layoffs, report says

The probability that the supplier will have to consider layoffs is very high, CEO Elmar Degenhart told employees, according to a German business magazine. Read full article: Continental CEO warns staff of possible ...→

L.A. Teachers' Union Calls for Elimination of School Police Force

L.A. Teachers' Union Calls for Elimination of School Police Force

The United Teachers Los Angeles (UTLA) called Monday for the elimination of the 400-member police force protecting schools in the district. Read full article: L.A. Teachers' Union Calls for Eliminati...→

NYPD officer to face criminal charges for shoving protester in Brooklyn, union says

NYPD officer to face criminal charges for shoving protester in Brooklyn, union says

A union representing uniformed NYPD officers is bracing for the arrest of a Brooklyn cop who was seen on video shoving a woman during a protest near the Barcla [...] Read full article: NYPD officer to face criminal charges fo...→

State's largest teachers union announces recommendations for return to school

State's largest teachers union announces recommendations for return to school

“We are not only going to have to test those adults. We are going to have test students. We are going to have to test visitors. We are going to have test peopl [...] Read full article: State's largest teachers union announces...→

Trump warns China as Hong Kong protesters face crackdown and arrest

Trump warns China as Hong Kong protesters face crackdown and arrest

Mounting anger over China's plans to exert more power over Hong Kong spark clashes, with pepper pellets fired and almost 300 arrests. Read full article: Trump warns China as Hong Kong protester...→

Read a lawsuit filed by the Chicago Teachers Union over handling of special education during COVID-19 pandemic

Read a lawsuit filed by the Chicago Teachers Union over handling of special education during COVID-19 pandemic

Read a lawsuit filed by the Chicago Teachers Union over the handling of special education during the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Read a lawsuit filed by the Chicago Teac...→

California Teachers Face Layoffs as Pandemic Forces Big State Budget Cuts - Times of San Diego

California’s public schools, physically closed since mid-March and strapped for cash, are coming out of a frying pan and into a financial fire. Read full article: California Teachers Face Layoffs as Pand...→

Richard Bright, coronavirus whistleblower, warns House panel: U.S. could face ‘darkest winter’

Richard Bright, coronavirus whistleblower, warns House panel: U.S. could face ‘darkest winter’

Richard Bright, a top coronavirus vaccine researcher and now a whistleblower, warned a House panel Thursday that the U.S. is risking the “darkest winter in mod [...] Read full article: Richard Bright, coronavirus whistleblowe...→

Chicago Teachers Union Demands More COVID-19 Protections From City

Chicago Teachers Union Demands More COVID-19 Protections From City

The Chicago Teachers Union doubled up on its demands Wednesday, calling for police out of the schools but also for more protective measures against coronavirus [...] Read full article: Chicago Teachers Union Demands More COVI...→

Grow up, Chicago Teachers Union, and stop with the Trumpian tweets

Grow up, Chicago Teachers Union, and stop with the Trumpian tweets

If you differ with the mayor on policy, so be it. But be big enough and adult enough to engage in civil debate, not ugly tweets. Read full article: Grow up, Chicago Teachers Union, and sto...→

Lightfoot denounces 'Scooby-Doo' meme posted by teachers union as 'clearly racist'

Lightfoot denounces 'Scooby-Doo' meme posted by teachers union as 'clearly racist'

In the latest back and forth between two fierce political rivals, Mayor Lori Lightfoot expressed outrage Thursday over a tweet by the Chicago Teachers Union th [...] Read full article: Lightfoot denounces 'Scooby-Doo' meme po...→

Texas county mandates coronavirus face masks in public, warns businesses could be fined for violations

Texas county mandates coronavirus face masks in public, warns businesses could be fined for violations

Officials in the San Antonio area ordered people to wear face masks in public when social distancing isn't practical amid a spike in COVID-19 hospitalizations [...] Read full article: Texas county mandates coronavirus face m...→

Watters warns 'luckiest politician of all time' Biden 'is going to have to face the music' soon

Watters warns 'luckiest politician of all time' Biden 'is going to have to face the music' soon

"The Five" co-host Jesse Watters said Tuesday that presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden is "going to have to face the music" sooner or later a [...] Read full article: Watters warns 'luckiest politician of al...→

Judge rejects class certification in lawsuit over payments to Minnesota teachers union

Judge rejects class certification in lawsuit over payments to Minnesota teachers union

Three Minnesota teachers demanding refunds from their union have lost a bid to certify their lawsuit as a class action. A federal judge’s May ruling means indi [...] Read full article: Judge rejects class certification in law...→

Teachers Push Back Against State's Early Guidance For Reopening, Brace For Layoffs

Teachers Push Back Against State's Early Guidance For Reopening, Brace For Layoffs

The Massachusetts Teachers Association is pushing back against the state's early guidelines for re-opening schools. Read full article: Teachers Push Back Against State's Early...→

California teachers union leaders call on removal of school police: report

California teachers union leaders call on removal of school police: report

Leaders of a Los Angeles teaching union said Monday they support a movement to eliminate the Los Angeles School Police Department, with the funds used to help [...] Read full article: California teachers union leaders call o...→

Vandals are tampering with NYPD car tires, warns police union boss

Vandals are tampering with NYPD car tires, warns police union boss

In a chilling stay-safe missive Wednesday to 24,000 Police Benevolent Association members, Lynch said a Brooklyn South cop returned to his car at the end of hi [...] Read full article: Vandals are tampering with NYPD car tire...→

District 211 board members, teachers union leader discuss Cates' legacy

District 211 board members, teachers union leader discuss Cates' legacy

On the eve of Palatine-Schaumburg High School District 211 Superintendent Dan Cates' retirement, the Daily Herald asked members of the school board and preside [...] Read full article: District 211 board members, teachers uni...→

Faculty union launches ad campaign opposing anticipated CUNY adjunct and part-staff layoffs - amNewYork

A union representing over 30,000 CUNY faculty and staff launched a television and digital ad campaign on Monday opposing the possible layoffs of thousands Read full article: Faculty union launches ad campaign oppos...→

Chicago Teachers Union Sues Betsy DeVos

Chicago Teachers Union Sues Betsy DeVos

The Chicago Teachers Union is suing the U.S. Department of Education, President Donald Trump’s Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos and the Chicago Board of Educ [...] Read full article: Chicago Teachers Union Sues Betsy DeVos...→

Former Indianapolis teachers union chief gets 16 months

Former Indianapolis teachers union chief gets 16 months

The former president of the Indianapolis Education Association has been sentenced to 16 months in prison after pleading guilty to embezzling more than $100,000 [...] Read full article: Former Indianapolis teachers union chief...→

Fairfax County teachers’ union calls for more mental health support | WTOP

Fairfax County teachers’ union calls for more mental health support | WTOP

A teachers’ union in Fairfax County, Virginia, is calling for more mental health staffing and resources for teachers and students. Read full article: Fairfax County teachers’ union calls for...→

European Union diplomats face the enemy within

European Union diplomats face the enemy within

Stumbles on China illustrate the European External Action Service’s struggle to find its footing. Read full article: European Union diplomats face the enemy ...→

DOJ warns of fake face-covering exemption cards

DOJ warns of fake face-covering exemption cards

The news comes following multiple county ordinances that are enacting mask ordinances for residents and employees including in Hillsborough, Pinellas and Pasco [...] Read full article: DOJ warns of fake face-covering exemptio...→

Chicago mayor slams teachers union tweet that shows her as Scooby-Doo villain: 'Clearly racist'

Chicago mayor slams teachers union tweet that shows her as Scooby-Doo villain: 'Clearly racist'

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot blasted the Chicago Teachers Union (CTU) Thursday over a "clearly racist" tweet that depicted her wearing a police uniform while t [...] Read full article: Chicago mayor slams teachers union tweet...→

Mayor Lori Lightfoot Blasts 'Clearly Racist' Tweet By Chicago Teachers Union Showing Her As Scooby-Doo Villain

Mayor Lori Lightfoot Blasts 'Clearly Racist' Tweet By Chicago Teachers Union Showing Her As Scooby-Doo Villain

"If that kind of tweet, which is clearly racist, had been put forward by a right-wing group, we would rightly be denouncing them, and I think our scorn should [...] Read full article: Mayor Lori Lightfoot Blasts 'Clearly Rac...→

Report: MLB commish Manfred, union rep Clark meet face-to-face in Arizona - amNewYork

For the first time during these broken baseball negotiations, MLB commissioner Rob Manfred — representing the owners — and players' union chief Tony Clark Read full article: Report: MLB commish Manfred, union rep C...→

Teachers union warns that reopening schools in the fall will cost an extra $116.5 billion

Teachers union warns that reopening schools in the fall will cost an extra $116.5 billion

The American Federation of Teachers warns that reopening the nation’s schools with additional health protocols in the age of the coronavirus crisis has a huge [...] Read full article: Teachers union warns that reopening scho...→

1,000 face layoffs as owner idles paper mills in Duluth, Wisconsin

1,000 face layoffs as owner idles paper mills in Duluth, Wisconsin

DULUTH, Minn. — Verso Corp. announced Tuesday that it will begin indefinitely idling the paper mill in Duluth and another in Wisconsin. Because of the COVID-19 [...] Read full article: 1,000 face layoffs as owner idles paper ...→

Parents, teachers’ union head knock 10-student classroom limit, mask rules

Parents, teachers’ union head knock 10-student classroom limit, mask rules

Boston Public Schools parents and the head of the teacher’s union are skeptical of the state’s plan for the upcoming school year, telling the Herald Monday of [...] Read full article: Parents, teachers’ union head knock 10-s...→

Hundreds peacefully march near Union Park to call for defunding the Chicago Police Department

Hundreds peacefully march near Union Park to call for defunding the Chicago Police Department

Hundreds joined a Union Park protest and march Friday evening that called to defund of Chicago Police Department. Read full article: Hundreds peacefully march near Union Par...→

Teachers’ Union President: 'I Don't Agree' with Opening Schools as Soon as Possible

Teachers’ Union President: 'I Don't Agree' with Opening Schools as Soon as Possible

The president of the AFT said she does not agree with President Donald Trump’s view that schools should reopen as soon as possible. Read full article: Teachers’ Union President: 'I Don't Agre...→

Gary Sinise Foundation Donates Hundreds of Face Shields to SDPD Officers

Gary Sinise Foundation Donates Hundreds of Face Shields to SDPD Officers

Actor and humanitarian Gary Sinise, famous for his role as wounded veteran Lt. Dan in the film “Forrest Gump” and recognized for his support of the military co [...] Read full article: Gary Sinise Foundation Donates Hundreds ...→

Reopen schools without older teachers: Trump and teachers’ union on same page

Reopen schools without older teachers: Trump and teachers’ union on same page

President Trump said Friday that schools should reopen in the fall but without teachers who are older or otherwise at high risk from the deadly coronavirus. Read full article: Reopen schools without older teachers: T...→

Carranza warns of massive NYC public school cuts in face of 'horrific' budget - amNewYork

New York City Schools Chancellor Richard Carranza said Tuesday that the Department of Education's projected 2020-21 budget is “horrific” due to the Read full article: Carranza warns of massive NYC public sch...→

UC workers protest hundreds of low-wage, dining worker layoffs

UC workers protest hundreds of low-wage, dining worker layoffs

Workers rallied at seven U.C. facilities Wednesday to protest the school’s planned 10-week layoff of at least 200 low-wage workers. Read full article: UC workers protest hundreds of low-wage,...→

DOJ warns of fake face-covering exemption cards

DOJ warns of fake face-covering exemption cards

The news comes following multiple county ordinances that are enacting mask ordinances for residents and employees including in Hillsborough, Pinellas and Pasco [...] Read full article: DOJ warns of fake face-covering exemptio...→

Grow up, Chicago Teachers Union, and stop with the Trumpian tweets

Grow up, Chicago Teachers Union, and stop with the Trumpian tweets

If you differ with the mayor on policy, so be it. But be big enough and adult enough to engage in civil debate, not ugly tweets. Read full article: Grow up, Chicago Teachers Union, and sto...→

Massachusetts teachers union wants to abolish MCAS and take police out of schools upon reopening

Massachusetts teachers union wants to abolish MCAS and take police out of schools upon reopening

The state’s largest teachers union laid out its list of demands for a safe reopening of schools amid the pandemic this fall, calling on the state pay for perso [...] Read full article: Massachusetts teachers union wants to ab...→

Mayor Lori Lightfoot Blasts 'Clearly Racist' Tweet By Chicago Teachers Union Showing Her As Scooby-Doo Villain

Mayor Lori Lightfoot Blasts 'Clearly Racist' Tweet By Chicago Teachers Union Showing Her As Scooby-Doo Villain

"If that kind of tweet, which is clearly racist, had been put forward by a right-wing group, we would rightly be denouncing them, and I think our scorn should [...] Read full article: Mayor Lori Lightfoot Blasts 'Clearly Rac...→

Texas county mandates coronavirus face masks in public, warns businesses could be fined for violations

Texas county mandates coronavirus face masks in public, warns businesses could be fined for violations

Officials in the San Antonio area ordered people to wear face masks in public when social distancing isn't practical amid a spike in COVID-19 hospitalizations [...] Read full article: Texas county mandates coronavirus face m...→

DeMario Jackson warns new 'Bachelor' lead Matt James about 'scrutiny' he could face as a black man

DeMario Jackson warns new 'Bachelor' lead Matt James about 'scrutiny' he could face as a black man

Former "Bachelor in Paradise" star DeMario Jackson has a warning for Matt James, who was recently announced as the ABC show's first black male lead. Read full article: DeMario Jackson warns new 'Bachelor' lea...→

Judge rejects class certification in lawsuit over payments to Minnesota teachers union

Judge rejects class certification in lawsuit over payments to Minnesota teachers union

Three Minnesota teachers demanding refunds from their union have lost a bid to certify their lawsuit as a class action. A federal judge’s May ruling means indi [...] Read full article: Judge rejects class certification in law...→

Continental CEO warns staff of possible layoffs, report says

The probability that the supplier will have to consider layoffs is very high, CEO Elmar Degenhart told employees, according to a German business magazine. Read full article: Continental CEO warns staff of possible ...→

1,000 face layoffs as owner idles paper mills in Duluth, Wisconsin

1,000 face layoffs as owner idles paper mills in Duluth, Wisconsin

DULUTH, Minn. — Verso Corp. announced Tuesday that it will begin indefinitely idling the paper mill in Duluth and another in Wisconsin. Because of the COVID-19 [...] Read full article: 1,000 face layoffs as owner idles paper ...→

California teachers union leaders call on removal of school police: report

California teachers union leaders call on removal of school police: report

Leaders of a Los Angeles teaching union said Monday they support a movement to eliminate the Los Angeles School Police Department, with the funds used to help [...] Read full article: California teachers union leaders call o...→

NYPD officer to face criminal charges for shoving protester in Brooklyn, union says

NYPD officer to face criminal charges for shoving protester in Brooklyn, union says

A union representing uniformed NYPD officers is bracing for the arrest of a Brooklyn cop who was seen on video shoving a woman during a protest near the Barcla [...] Read full article: NYPD officer to face criminal charges fo...→

Hundreds peacefully march near Union Park to call for defunding the Chicago Police Department

Hundreds peacefully march near Union Park to call for defunding the Chicago Police Department

Hundreds joined a Union Park protest and march Friday evening that called to defund of Chicago Police Department. Read full article: Hundreds peacefully march near Union Par...→

District 211 board members, teachers union leader discuss Cates' legacy

District 211 board members, teachers union leader discuss Cates' legacy

On the eve of Palatine-Schaumburg High School District 211 Superintendent Dan Cates' retirement, the Daily Herald asked members of the school board and preside [...] Read full article: District 211 board members, teachers uni...→

Trump warns China as Hong Kong protesters face crackdown and arrest

Trump warns China as Hong Kong protesters face crackdown and arrest

Mounting anger over China's plans to exert more power over Hong Kong spark clashes, with pepper pellets fired and almost 300 arrests. Read full article: Trump warns China as Hong Kong protester...→

Gary Sinise Foundation Donates Hundreds of Face Shields to SDPD Officers

Gary Sinise Foundation Donates Hundreds of Face Shields to SDPD Officers

Actor and humanitarian Gary Sinise, famous for his role as wounded veteran Lt. Dan in the film “Forrest Gump” and recognized for his support of the military co [...] Read full article: Gary Sinise Foundation Donates Hundreds ...→

Faculty union launches ad campaign opposing anticipated CUNY adjunct and part-staff layoffs - amNewYork

A union representing over 30,000 CUNY faculty and staff launched a television and digital ad campaign on Monday opposing the possible layoffs of thousands Read full article: Faculty union launches ad campaign oppos...→

Former Indianapolis teachers union chief gets 16 months

Former Indianapolis teachers union chief gets 16 months

The former president of the Indianapolis Education Association has been sentenced to 16 months in prison after pleading guilty to embezzling more than $100,000 [...] Read full article: Former Indianapolis teachers union chief...→

California Teachers Face Layoffs as Pandemic Forces Big State Budget Cuts - Times of San Diego

California’s public schools, physically closed since mid-March and strapped for cash, are coming out of a frying pan and into a financial fire. Read full article: California Teachers Face Layoffs as Pand...→

Reopen schools without older teachers: Trump and teachers’ union on same page

Reopen schools without older teachers: Trump and teachers’ union on same page

President Trump said Friday that schools should reopen in the fall but without teachers who are older or otherwise at high risk from the deadly coronavirus. Read full article: Reopen schools without older teachers: T...→

European Union diplomats face the enemy within

European Union diplomats face the enemy within

Stumbles on China illustrate the European External Action Service’s struggle to find its footing. Read full article: European Union diplomats face the enemy ...→

Chicago Teachers Union Demands More COVID-19 Protections From City

Chicago Teachers Union Demands More COVID-19 Protections From City

The Chicago Teachers Union doubled up on its demands Wednesday, calling for police out of the schools but also for more protective measures against coronavirus [...] Read full article: Chicago Teachers Union Demands More COVI...→

Union to California’s teachers: Brace for cuts steeper than the Great Recession

Union to California’s teachers: Brace for cuts steeper than the Great Recession

CTA President Toby Boyd said forthcoming cuts will be “like nothing we’ve ever seen,” projecting loss of up to 50,000 teachers Read full article: Union to California’s teachers: Brace fo...→

Chicago mayor slams teachers union tweet that shows her as Scooby-Doo villain: 'Clearly racist'

Chicago mayor slams teachers union tweet that shows her as Scooby-Doo villain: 'Clearly racist'

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot blasted the Chicago Teachers Union (CTU) Thursday over a "clearly racist" tweet that depicted her wearing a police uniform while t [...] Read full article: Chicago mayor slams teachers union tweet...→

Lightfoot denounces 'Scooby-Doo' meme posted by teachers union as 'clearly racist'

Lightfoot denounces 'Scooby-Doo' meme posted by teachers union as 'clearly racist'

In the latest back and forth between two fierce political rivals, Mayor Lori Lightfoot expressed outrage Thursday over a tweet by the Chicago Teachers Union th [...] Read full article: Lightfoot denounces 'Scooby-Doo' meme po...→

Lightfoot Calls ‘Scooby-Doo' Meme of Her Posted by Chicago Teachers Union ‘Clearly Racist'

Lightfoot Calls ‘Scooby-Doo' Meme of Her Posted by Chicago Teachers Union ‘Clearly Racist'

Mayor Lori Lightfoot on Thursday denounced a cartoon the Chicago Teachers Union posted on Twitter – depicting her tied in a rope and surrounded by the characte [...] Read full article: Lightfoot Calls ‘Scooby-Doo' Meme of Her...→

Report: MLB commish Manfred, union rep Clark meet face-to-face in Arizona - amNewYork

For the first time during these broken baseball negotiations, MLB commissioner Rob Manfred — representing the owners — and players' union chief Tony Clark Read full article: Report: MLB commish Manfred, union rep C...→

Watters warns 'luckiest politician of all time' Biden 'is going to have to face the music' soon

Watters warns 'luckiest politician of all time' Biden 'is going to have to face the music' soon

"The Five" co-host Jesse Watters said Tuesday that presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden is "going to have to face the music" sooner or later a [...] Read full article: Watters warns 'luckiest politician of al...→

Cuomo signs police reform bill; NYPD union warns cops will be ‘unable to do the job’

Cuomo signs police reform bill; NYPD union warns cops will be ‘unable to do the job’

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Friday signed a package of police reforms that had been given momentum by protests in the wake of the death of George Floyd -- bu [...] Read full article: Cuomo signs police reform bill; NYPD uni...→

Teachers union warns that reopening schools in the fall will cost an extra $116.5 billion

Teachers union warns that reopening schools in the fall will cost an extra $116.5 billion

The American Federation of Teachers warns that reopening the nation’s schools with additional health protocols in the age of the coronavirus crisis has a huge [...] Read full article: Teachers union warns that reopening scho...→

Teachers Push Back Against State's Early Guidance For Reopening, Brace For Layoffs

Teachers Push Back Against State's Early Guidance For Reopening, Brace For Layoffs

The Massachusetts Teachers Association is pushing back against the state's early guidelines for re-opening schools. Read full article: Teachers Push Back Against State's Early...→

L.A. Teachers' Union Calls for Elimination of School Police Force

L.A. Teachers' Union Calls for Elimination of School Police Force

The United Teachers Los Angeles (UTLA) called Monday for the elimination of the 400-member police force protecting schools in the district. Read full article: L.A. Teachers' Union Calls for Eliminati...→

Parents, teachers’ union head knock 10-student classroom limit, mask rules

Parents, teachers’ union head knock 10-student classroom limit, mask rules

Boston Public Schools parents and the head of the teacher’s union are skeptical of the state’s plan for the upcoming school year, telling the Herald Monday of [...] Read full article: Parents, teachers’ union head knock 10-s...→

Vandals are tampering with NYPD car tires, warns police union boss

Vandals are tampering with NYPD car tires, warns police union boss

In a chilling stay-safe missive Wednesday to 24,000 Police Benevolent Association members, Lynch said a Brooklyn South cop returned to his car at the end of hi [...] Read full article: Vandals are tampering with NYPD car tire...→

State's largest teachers union announces recommendations for return to school

State's largest teachers union announces recommendations for return to school

“We are not only going to have to test those adults. We are going to have test students. We are going to have to test visitors. We are going to have test peopl [...] Read full article: State's largest teachers union announces...→

Teachers’ Union President: 'I Don't Agree' with Opening Schools as Soon as Possible

Teachers’ Union President: 'I Don't Agree' with Opening Schools as Soon as Possible

The president of the AFT said she does not agree with President Donald Trump’s view that schools should reopen as soon as possible. Read full article: Teachers’ Union President: 'I Don't Agre...→

Chicago Teachers Union Sues Betsy DeVos

Chicago Teachers Union Sues Betsy DeVos

The Chicago Teachers Union is suing the U.S. Department of Education, President Donald Trump’s Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos and the Chicago Board of Educ [...] Read full article: Chicago Teachers Union Sues Betsy DeVos...→

Read a lawsuit filed by the Chicago Teachers Union over handling of special education during COVID-19 pandemic

Read a lawsuit filed by the Chicago Teachers Union over handling of special education during COVID-19 pandemic

Read a lawsuit filed by the Chicago Teachers Union over the handling of special education during the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Read a lawsuit filed by the Chicago Teac...→

Fairfax County teachers’ union calls for more mental health support | WTOP

Fairfax County teachers’ union calls for more mental health support | WTOP

A teachers’ union in Fairfax County, Virginia, is calling for more mental health staffing and resources for teachers and students. Read full article: Fairfax County teachers’ union calls for...→

Richard Bright, coronavirus whistleblower, warns House panel: U.S. could face ‘darkest winter’

Richard Bright, coronavirus whistleblower, warns House panel: U.S. could face ‘darkest winter’

Richard Bright, a top coronavirus vaccine researcher and now a whistleblower, warned a House panel Thursday that the U.S. is risking the “darkest winter in mod [...] Read full article: Richard Bright, coronavirus whistleblowe...→

Carranza warns of massive NYC public school cuts in face of 'horrific' budget - amNewYork

New York City Schools Chancellor Richard Carranza said Tuesday that the Department of Education's projected 2020-21 budget is “horrific” due to the Read full article: Carranza warns of massive NYC public sch...→

UC workers protest hundreds of low-wage, dining worker layoffs

UC workers protest hundreds of low-wage, dining worker layoffs

Workers rallied at seven U.C. facilities Wednesday to protest the school’s planned 10-week layoff of at least 200 low-wage workers. Read full article: UC workers protest hundreds of low-wage,...→

Chicago Teachers Union Demands More COVID-19 Protections From City

Chicago Teachers Union Demands More COVID-19 Protections From City

The Chicago Teachers Union doubled up on its demands Wednesday, calling for police out of the schools but also for more protective measures against coronavirus [...] Read full article: Chicago Teachers Union Demands More COVI...→

DOJ warns of fake face-covering exemption cards

DOJ warns of fake face-covering exemption cards

The news comes following multiple county ordinances that are enacting mask ordinances for residents and employees including in Hillsborough, Pinellas and Pasco [...] Read full article: DOJ warns of fake face-covering exemptio...→

Union to California’s teachers: Brace for cuts steeper than the Great Recession

Union to California’s teachers: Brace for cuts steeper than the Great Recession

CTA President Toby Boyd said forthcoming cuts will be “like nothing we’ve ever seen,” projecting loss of up to 50,000 teachers Read full article: Union to California’s teachers: Brace fo...→

Grow up, Chicago Teachers Union, and stop with the Trumpian tweets

Grow up, Chicago Teachers Union, and stop with the Trumpian tweets

If you differ with the mayor on policy, so be it. But be big enough and adult enough to engage in civil debate, not ugly tweets. Read full article: Grow up, Chicago Teachers Union, and sto...→

Chicago mayor slams teachers union tweet that shows her as Scooby-Doo villain: 'Clearly racist'

Chicago mayor slams teachers union tweet that shows her as Scooby-Doo villain: 'Clearly racist'

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot blasted the Chicago Teachers Union (CTU) Thursday over a "clearly racist" tweet that depicted her wearing a police uniform while t [...] Read full article: Chicago mayor slams teachers union tweet...→

Massachusetts teachers union wants to abolish MCAS and take police out of schools upon reopening

Massachusetts teachers union wants to abolish MCAS and take police out of schools upon reopening

The state’s largest teachers union laid out its list of demands for a safe reopening of schools amid the pandemic this fall, calling on the state pay for perso [...] Read full article: Massachusetts teachers union wants to ab...→

Lightfoot denounces 'Scooby-Doo' meme posted by teachers union as 'clearly racist'

Lightfoot denounces 'Scooby-Doo' meme posted by teachers union as 'clearly racist'

In the latest back and forth between two fierce political rivals, Mayor Lori Lightfoot expressed outrage Thursday over a tweet by the Chicago Teachers Union th [...] Read full article: Lightfoot denounces 'Scooby-Doo' meme po...→

Mayor Lori Lightfoot Blasts 'Clearly Racist' Tweet By Chicago Teachers Union Showing Her As Scooby-Doo Villain

Mayor Lori Lightfoot Blasts 'Clearly Racist' Tweet By Chicago Teachers Union Showing Her As Scooby-Doo Villain

"If that kind of tweet, which is clearly racist, had been put forward by a right-wing group, we would rightly be denouncing them, and I think our scorn should [...] Read full article: Mayor Lori Lightfoot Blasts 'Clearly Rac...→

Lightfoot Calls ‘Scooby-Doo' Meme of Her Posted by Chicago Teachers Union ‘Clearly Racist'

Lightfoot Calls ‘Scooby-Doo' Meme of Her Posted by Chicago Teachers Union ‘Clearly Racist'

Mayor Lori Lightfoot on Thursday denounced a cartoon the Chicago Teachers Union posted on Twitter – depicting her tied in a rope and surrounded by the characte [...] Read full article: Lightfoot Calls ‘Scooby-Doo' Meme of Her...→

Texas county mandates coronavirus face masks in public, warns businesses could be fined for violations

Texas county mandates coronavirus face masks in public, warns businesses could be fined for violations

Officials in the San Antonio area ordered people to wear face masks in public when social distancing isn't practical amid a spike in COVID-19 hospitalizations [...] Read full article: Texas county mandates coronavirus face m...→

Report: MLB commish Manfred, union rep Clark meet face-to-face in Arizona - amNewYork

For the first time during these broken baseball negotiations, MLB commissioner Rob Manfred — representing the owners — and players' union chief Tony Clark Read full article: Report: MLB commish Manfred, union rep C...→

DeMario Jackson warns new 'Bachelor' lead Matt James about 'scrutiny' he could face as a black man

DeMario Jackson warns new 'Bachelor' lead Matt James about 'scrutiny' he could face as a black man

Former "Bachelor in Paradise" star DeMario Jackson has a warning for Matt James, who was recently announced as the ABC show's first black male lead. Read full article: DeMario Jackson warns new 'Bachelor' lea...→

Watters warns 'luckiest politician of all time' Biden 'is going to have to face the music' soon

Watters warns 'luckiest politician of all time' Biden 'is going to have to face the music' soon

"The Five" co-host Jesse Watters said Tuesday that presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden is "going to have to face the music" sooner or later a [...] Read full article: Watters warns 'luckiest politician of al...→

Cuomo signs police reform bill; NYPD union warns cops will be ‘unable to do the job’

Cuomo signs police reform bill; NYPD union warns cops will be ‘unable to do the job’

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Friday signed a package of police reforms that had been given momentum by protests in the wake of the death of George Floyd -- bu [...] Read full article: Cuomo signs police reform bill; NYPD uni...→

Judge rejects class certification in lawsuit over payments to Minnesota teachers union

Judge rejects class certification in lawsuit over payments to Minnesota teachers union

Three Minnesota teachers demanding refunds from their union have lost a bid to certify their lawsuit as a class action. A federal judge’s May ruling means indi [...] Read full article: Judge rejects class certification in law...→

Teachers union warns that reopening schools in the fall will cost an extra $116.5 billion

Teachers union warns that reopening schools in the fall will cost an extra $116.5 billion

The American Federation of Teachers warns that reopening the nation’s schools with additional health protocols in the age of the coronavirus crisis has a huge [...] Read full article: Teachers union warns that reopening scho...→

Continental CEO warns staff of possible layoffs, report says

The probability that the supplier will have to consider layoffs is very high, CEO Elmar Degenhart told employees, according to a German business magazine. Read full article: Continental CEO warns staff of possible ...→

Teachers Push Back Against State's Early Guidance For Reopening, Brace For Layoffs

Teachers Push Back Against State's Early Guidance For Reopening, Brace For Layoffs

The Massachusetts Teachers Association is pushing back against the state's early guidelines for re-opening schools. Read full article: Teachers Push Back Against State's Early...→

1,000 face layoffs as owner idles paper mills in Duluth, Wisconsin

1,000 face layoffs as owner idles paper mills in Duluth, Wisconsin

DULUTH, Minn. — Verso Corp. announced Tuesday that it will begin indefinitely idling the paper mill in Duluth and another in Wisconsin. Because of the COVID-19 [...] Read full article: 1,000 face layoffs as owner idles paper ...→

L.A. Teachers' Union Calls for Elimination of School Police Force

L.A. Teachers' Union Calls for Elimination of School Police Force

The United Teachers Los Angeles (UTLA) called Monday for the elimination of the 400-member police force protecting schools in the district. Read full article: L.A. Teachers' Union Calls for Eliminati...→

California teachers union leaders call on removal of school police: report

California teachers union leaders call on removal of school police: report

Leaders of a Los Angeles teaching union said Monday they support a movement to eliminate the Los Angeles School Police Department, with the funds used to help [...] Read full article: California teachers union leaders call o...→

Parents, teachers’ union head knock 10-student classroom limit, mask rules

Parents, teachers’ union head knock 10-student classroom limit, mask rules

Boston Public Schools parents and the head of the teacher’s union are skeptical of the state’s plan for the upcoming school year, telling the Herald Monday of [...] Read full article: Parents, teachers’ union head knock 10-s...→

NYPD officer to face criminal charges for shoving protester in Brooklyn, union says

NYPD officer to face criminal charges for shoving protester in Brooklyn, union says

A union representing uniformed NYPD officers is bracing for the arrest of a Brooklyn cop who was seen on video shoving a woman during a protest near the Barcla [...] Read full article: NYPD officer to face criminal charges fo...→

Vandals are tampering with NYPD car tires, warns police union boss

Vandals are tampering with NYPD car tires, warns police union boss

In a chilling stay-safe missive Wednesday to 24,000 Police Benevolent Association members, Lynch said a Brooklyn South cop returned to his car at the end of hi [...] Read full article: Vandals are tampering with NYPD car tire...→

Hundreds peacefully march near Union Park to call for defunding the Chicago Police Department

Hundreds peacefully march near Union Park to call for defunding the Chicago Police Department

Hundreds joined a Union Park protest and march Friday evening that called to defund of Chicago Police Department. Read full article: Hundreds peacefully march near Union Par...→

State's largest teachers union announces recommendations for return to school

State's largest teachers union announces recommendations for return to school

“We are not only going to have to test those adults. We are going to have test students. We are going to have to test visitors. We are going to have test peopl [...] Read full article: State's largest teachers union announces...→

District 211 board members, teachers union leader discuss Cates' legacy

District 211 board members, teachers union leader discuss Cates' legacy

On the eve of Palatine-Schaumburg High School District 211 Superintendent Dan Cates' retirement, the Daily Herald asked members of the school board and preside [...] Read full article: District 211 board members, teachers uni...→

Teachers’ Union President: 'I Don't Agree' with Opening Schools as Soon as Possible

Teachers’ Union President: 'I Don't Agree' with Opening Schools as Soon as Possible

The president of the AFT said she does not agree with President Donald Trump’s view that schools should reopen as soon as possible. Read full article: Teachers’ Union President: 'I Don't Agre...→

Trump warns China as Hong Kong protesters face crackdown and arrest

Trump warns China as Hong Kong protesters face crackdown and arrest

Mounting anger over China's plans to exert more power over Hong Kong spark clashes, with pepper pellets fired and almost 300 arrests. Read full article: Trump warns China as Hong Kong protester...→

Gary Sinise Foundation Donates Hundreds of Face Shields to SDPD Officers

Gary Sinise Foundation Donates Hundreds of Face Shields to SDPD Officers

Actor and humanitarian Gary Sinise, famous for his role as wounded veteran Lt. Dan in the film “Forrest Gump” and recognized for his support of the military co [...] Read full article: Gary Sinise Foundation Donates Hundreds ...→

Faculty union launches ad campaign opposing anticipated CUNY adjunct and part-staff layoffs - amNewYork

A union representing over 30,000 CUNY faculty and staff launched a television and digital ad campaign on Monday opposing the possible layoffs of thousands Read full article: Faculty union launches ad campaign oppos...→

Chicago Teachers Union Sues Betsy DeVos

Chicago Teachers Union Sues Betsy DeVos

The Chicago Teachers Union is suing the U.S. Department of Education, President Donald Trump’s Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos and the Chicago Board of Educ [...] Read full article: Chicago Teachers Union Sues Betsy DeVos...→

Read a lawsuit filed by the Chicago Teachers Union over handling of special education during COVID-19 pandemic

Read a lawsuit filed by the Chicago Teachers Union over handling of special education during COVID-19 pandemic

Read a lawsuit filed by the Chicago Teachers Union over the handling of special education during the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Read a lawsuit filed by the Chicago Teac...→

Former Indianapolis teachers union chief gets 16 months

Former Indianapolis teachers union chief gets 16 months

The former president of the Indianapolis Education Association has been sentenced to 16 months in prison after pleading guilty to embezzling more than $100,000 [...] Read full article: Former Indianapolis teachers union chief...→

California Teachers Face Layoffs as Pandemic Forces Big State Budget Cuts - Times of San Diego

California’s public schools, physically closed since mid-March and strapped for cash, are coming out of a frying pan and into a financial fire. Read full article: California Teachers Face Layoffs as Pand...→

Fairfax County teachers’ union calls for more mental health support | WTOP

Fairfax County teachers’ union calls for more mental health support | WTOP

A teachers’ union in Fairfax County, Virginia, is calling for more mental health staffing and resources for teachers and students. Read full article: Fairfax County teachers’ union calls for...→

Reopen schools without older teachers: Trump and teachers’ union on same page

Reopen schools without older teachers: Trump and teachers’ union on same page

President Trump said Friday that schools should reopen in the fall but without teachers who are older or otherwise at high risk from the deadly coronavirus. Read full article: Reopen schools without older teachers: T...→

Richard Bright, coronavirus whistleblower, warns House panel: U.S. could face ‘darkest winter’

Richard Bright, coronavirus whistleblower, warns House panel: U.S. could face ‘darkest winter’

Richard Bright, a top coronavirus vaccine researcher and now a whistleblower, warned a House panel Thursday that the U.S. is risking the “darkest winter in mod [...] Read full article: Richard Bright, coronavirus whistleblowe...→

European Union diplomats face the enemy within

European Union diplomats face the enemy within

Stumbles on China illustrate the European External Action Service’s struggle to find its footing. Read full article: European Union diplomats face the enemy ...→

Carranza warns of massive NYC public school cuts in face of 'horrific' budget - amNewYork

New York City Schools Chancellor Richard Carranza said Tuesday that the Department of Education's projected 2020-21 budget is “horrific” due to the Read full article: Carranza warns of massive NYC public sch...→