MORE Statement of Solidarity and Call to Action for the Chicago Teachers Union

On September 28th, 95.6% of Chicago teachers voted to go on strike. They have been negotiating since 2014 for a just contract on top of non-negotiable items for the public schools and students they serve. There are some striking similarities to NYC public schools, in the kind of attacks they have faced: disastrous budget cuts […]

Lessons from Chicago: CORE and the CTU Strike

MORE’s 3rd Annual Summer Series: Discuss, Debate, Educate!  Session III Join us for a discussion with Annie Tan, CORE Activist, Marilena Marchetti, former CORE member during the CTU strike, and Lauren Cohen of MORE (bios below). Wednesday, August 13th, 4pm-7pm The Dark Horse, 17 Murray St. NYC Near City Hall, Chambers St, WTC, $5 Drafts & […]