Did a Personality Clash Cause the Chicago Teacher’s Strike?

chicago teachers strikeMost of us see the news through filters that let us see what we want to see.  This is a time that Unions are under attack and we all know how underpaid and under appreciated our public school teachers are.  So when I saw the troubling footage of picket lines that had closed down Chicago’s schools I naturally sided with the teachers.  But, today’s New York Times editorial raises questions that demand a second look from all of us. Continue reading