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Standing Against Privatization: Puerto Rico’s Teachers Strike Wednesday 15.8.2018 Truthout.com
Members of the Federación de Maestros de Puerto Rico are planning a one-day strike to defend public education.

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ALEC Is Pushing a New Slate of Viciously Anti-Worker, Pro-Corporate Laws 15.8.2018 Truthout.com
This is ALEC’s menu of policy proposals at a New Orleans conference.

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Black Lives Matter in Our Schools: Developing an Anti-Racist Pedagogy 12.8.2018 Truthout.com
"Teaching for Black Lives" offers educators insights into intersectional Black identities and overlapping oppressions.

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Who's on the DFL primary ballot in the 5th? Meet the candidates 30.7.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: News
Voters in Minneapolis and neighboring suburbs will elect a new member of Congress this year. The 5th Congressional District seat has been in Democratic hands since 1963, which means the August DFL primary will likely decide who goes to Washington.
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Transcript: Obama's speech at the 2018 Nelson Mandela annual lecture 18.7.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
The former president spoke in Johannesburg on Tuesday. Here is the full transcript.
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Bradley Foundation Funds Web of Climate Change Deniers 13.7.2018 Truthout.com
The Bradly Foundation promotes fossil fuel industry interests at the expense of the environment.

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America Can Ride the 21st Century's Waves of Change 28.6.2018 Wall St. Journal: Opinion
Fasten your seat belt. From work to warfare to welfare, technology is transforming the world.
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Supreme Court’s “Janus” Ruling Will Hurt Children 26.6.2018 Truthout.com
This case is the culmination of the conservative movement’s decades-long effort to strike at the heart of workers’ ability to organize.

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Unions Forge Partnerships With Communities for the Common Good 8.6.2018 Truthout.com
Unions are fighting for quality of life, not just contracts.

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Today: Inside the Mexican Mafia 24.5.2018 LA Times: Commentary

How does a notorious gang operate inside the L.A. County jails and other detention facilities?

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Inside the Mexican Mafia

Federal prosecutors call it “a gang of gangs.” With only 140 full members, the Mexican Mafia is said to control Latino street gangs around the U.S. and crime within...

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California's public universities on the way to getting a big longed-for boost in funding 24.5.2018 LA Times: Commentary

The University of California and California State University systems are poised to get major funding boosts that will help them enroll thousands of additional state students and eliminate the need for tuition increases in the coming school year.

A key Assembly budget panel on Wednesday approved...

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Donna Edwards gets backing of SEIU Local 500 in race for county executive 22.5.2018 Washington Post
Donna Edwards gets backing of SEIU Local 500 in race for county executive
“Meg the Budtender” takes lead on new Colorado marijuana education campaign 21.5.2018 Headlines: All Headlines
Colorado's health department unveiled "Responsibility Grows Here," the latest public education effort that will include four targeted campaigns addressing consumers, youth, trusted adults, and pregnant and breastfeeding women.
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Bald eagle found shot dead in Weld County 21.5.2018 Headlines: All Headlines
A state agency is seeking more information about a bald eagle that was found shot dead on May 10 about a mile east of Milton Reservoir in Weld County.
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What they said before and what they are saying now 21.5.2018 Washington Post
What they said before and what they are saying now
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Democrats should choose Rushern Baker for Maryland governor 19.5.2018 Washington Post: Op-Eds
The Prince George’s county executive is the right person to face Gov. Larry Hogan.
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Teachers deserve more than appreciation 18.5.2018 Washington Post: Op-Eds
If you can read this column, work to raise teacher pay.
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We are disarming America’s future 17.5.2018 Washington Post: Op-Eds
We are disarming America’s future
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This student followed the new L.A. schools chief on his first-day tour 17.5.2018 LA Times: Commentary
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Betsy DeVos knows little about public education. And she doesn't want to learn. 17.5.2018 Washington Post
Betsy DeVos knows little about public education. And she doesn't want to learn.
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