Randi Weingarten

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New York City Parents Pushing Hard For End To Teacher Tenure

A stunning decision to overturn teacher tenure laws in California has New York City parents mobilizing to seek the same thing here.


A protester marches down Wall Street with a sign on her head to call attention to big bank bailouts and cuts in jobs and education in New York, Thursday, May 12, 2011.  (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

Protesters March Against Wall Street, Budget Cuts In Lower Manhattan

There were nine separate gatherings — all of which sought to blow the whistle on what they said were tax breaks for the wealthy.