| Sep 21, 2012
| 5:12 PM
It wasn't about money. It was about respect.
That's what Chicago teachers union president Karen Lewis kept reminding the public during the seven-day teachers strike that had parents scrambling and kept 350,000 children out of class.
But there was way...
| Sep 23, 2012
Which side won in the Chicago Teachers Union strike?
I've heard and been asked the question many times since the union suspended its seven-day walkout and its members returned to the classroom Wednesday. The easy, vague answer is that both sides won. The...
| Sep 28, 2012
As nominations poured in for the stupendous Moutza of the Month award for September, President Barack Obama was avoiding meeting with world leaders because he had something more important to do: hang out on daytime TV with the ladies of "The View."
| Oct 2, 2012
| 11:12 AM
Chicago Teachers Union members are voting today on the new contract that ended their strike last month.
CTU president Karen Lewis is not giving any indication whether or not she has confidence that the contract will pass majority vote by the rank and...