August 20, 2020

SHOCKER: School Reopenings Linked to Union Influence and Politics, Not Safety. “Some have noted these reopening decisions often appear to be driven by politics rather than public health. Unfortunately, many teachers groups are contributing to this appearance. In their report on safely reopening schools, for example, the Los Angeles’ teachers union went beyond detailing the safety needs of teachers and students, also calling for politicians to enact a wealth tax, Medicare for All, and a ban on charter schools. Similarly, 10 teachers unions across the country joined a coalition that included the Democratic Socialists of America to ‘Demand Safe Schools.’ But rather than focus on student and teacher safety, they demanded a ban on new charter schools and voucher programs as well as the cancellation of rents and mortgages.”

Defund them and give the money to parents.

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