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    Re: Chicago Teachers Strike 2012

    Quote Originally Posted by Camlon View Post
    You can get children to join anything, so that is not a very good argument. However, the parents did not join.

    So where do you think Chicago should cut to pay for this?
    That's a very good question. The money has to come from somewhere.

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    Re: Chicago Teachers Strike 2012

    Quote Originally Posted by Camlon View Post
    You can get children to join anything, so that is not a very good argument. However, the parents did not join.

    So where do you think Chicago should cut to pay for this?
    When will you stop beating your wife?
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    Re: Chicago Teachers Strike 2012

    Quote Originally Posted by Keridan View Post
    I'm not a teacher basher, although public sector unions are a plague, but I would say that it's hardly a winning argument that the undeveloped minds that these teachers are supposed to influence might have been confused about what was actually at stake.
    You underestimate our youth.
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    Re: Chicago Teachers Strike 2012

    Quote Originally Posted by jet57 View Post
    That's exactly what's happening. It's a concerted effort by America's business plan being carried out by the greedy and supported by the ignorant.
    yep, and just like America, when and if it falls, so will every country hanging onto our butts grabbing for whatever aid they can get. When one union takes a dive, all others will follow suit at some point in time. And like countries, whether or not they want to believe it, they are all connected at the hip via the internet. One big brick ripped out of the foundation and so goes the wall.

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    Re: Chicago Teachers Strike 2012

    What kind of teachers are needed to improve the Chicago school system?



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