Is history set to repeat itself in the coming months?

Many are asking the same question even with the first week of the new school year not yet over. Crisis articles abounding on Facebook feeds, one day rallies and no new fair contract agreement since June 30, 2015 have been casting it's dark, overbearing shadow on the never-ending problem between Chicago Public Schools, Chicago Teacher's Union and politics as usual in the state of Illinois.

2012 ©photoschmoto

At the time, this image below garnered more than a few hateful comments. I was attacked for taking the image and the person holding the sign was insulted in more ways than one.

Iconic imagery from 2012's CTU Strike:

2012 ©photoschmoto

One can only hope that it turns around, truly for the sake of the students. Because in the long-run, it's the students that lose out the most.

What's Rahm with You? Put Education First!

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"Make a habit of two two things: to help; or at least to do no harm." ~Hippocrates.

Published by Anna Aaron