CTU

Chicago Teachers Take Wildcat Action in the Face of Unsafe COVID Conditions

Report from Chicago IWW about recent wildcat strike actions by Chicago area teachers in the face of unsafe working conditions.

November 2014: From election to rebellion

Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn, CTU Vice President Jesse Sharkey and a Ferguson rebel

November 2014 began with the Chicago Teachers Union selling their members out to the Democrats and ended with a nationwide rebellion against the police killing young Black men.

Striking agreement: How one neighborhood school sees CPS’ attempt at a deal

CTU members on strike

A first-hand account from the Chicago Teachers Union strike, from education worker Agnieszka Karoluk.