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AFT 10h
A new study shows 89 percent of millennials want to be homeowners—but this keeps them back
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AFT 12h
Guns are the second-leading cause of death of children and teens in the United States, after motor vehicle crashes. We need to get to work to !
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AFT 14h
The is real. 44 million Americans are shouldering $1.5 trillion in outstanding student loans, with young people under the age of 35 holding almost half of that debt.
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AFT 16h
"Instead of working to undermine the very leaders Michigan residents have chosen to get this job done, let's instead respect the voices of voters who have spoken clearly and decisively, and get back to building bridges." -
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UTLA 16h
We can choose: Librarians. Small class sizes. Art in schools. A nurse all day every day. RESPECT. Or: tax breaks for billionaires and private gain from public dollars in a “Wild West” charter industry. The choice is clear! on Dec 15 in
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Bob Morgenstern 17h
.⁦⁩ VP ⁦⁩ tells Acero workers that we hit the picket lines to say that class size does matter, that poverty matters, that immigrant children in our classrooms matters. Policies of Rahm were repudiated ⁦⁩ ⁦
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Chicago DSA 🌹 17h
“How do we build power?” talking about the fight for fair funding of schools, equal wages for teachers, smaller class sizes and more. “Poverty matters, sanctuary matters, class size matters” ✊✊🏾✊🏼✊🏿✊🏻✊🏽
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Bob Morgenstern 17h
Meet some of the parent leaders who supported the Acero workers. Message-Let’s work together to continue to advocate for our children. Together we are stronger. ⁦⁩ ⁦⁩ ⁦
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Dan Montgomery 17h
Wonderful celebration at w/amazing educators at Acero! Their solidarity produced a huge victory for their students and families and our cause of justice in education! Pic is of their powerful strike capts. Love and admiration for them!
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Chicago DSA 🌹 17h
leaders getting up on the stage!
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AFT 17h
. said ⁦to ⁩ Acero educators & paraprofessionals: "By standing together, we are winning the schools our students deserve and I am fully committed to an elected BOE."⁩
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United Working Families 17h
⁦”We sent a clear message today: public education is a human right and working families are here to stay.” -⁦
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Bob Morgenstern 17h
Meet your incredible CTU Acero bargaining team. Together with the amazing field and political mobilization, history was made. Acero schools will now be better resourced ⁦⁩ ⁦⁩ ⁦⁩ ⁦
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AFT 17h
Great turn out at the rally to celebrate educators and paraprofessionals who have reached a tentative agreement with Acero! Huge thanks to the bargaining team pictured here.
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Jackson Potter 17h
leaders come to podium at end of strike get raucous standing ovation!
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United Working Families 17h
Packed house at the rally to celebrate the ACERO teachers winning a tentative agreement with management!
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Bob Morgenstern 18h
Smiles a mile wide at CTU as workers at Acero celebrate their TA they suspends the strike. We all win when we stand together as this strike demonstrated. ⁦⁩ ⁦⁩ ⁦
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AFT 18h
Join on Dec 15 at ’s March for Public Education to show support for LA teachers who are if refuses to invest in students.
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Randi Weingarten Dec 8
Thank you for everything !! You have been a great leader and I appreciate everything you've done as a leader and member of this union.
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Randi Weingarten Dec 8
Very proud and excited for Terrence Martin, 's new President! I've seen in action and I know he will continue to do great things for our members!
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