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Following Three-Day Strike, Denver Teachers Score Latest Victory in Nationwide #RedForEd Movement

Julia Conley, staff writer
Denver teachers on Thursday were prepared to end their four-day strike after winning a raise that they say will combat high teacher turnover rates in the district, harming students' ability to learn. (Photo: @cnnbrk/Twitter)

"This agreement is a win, plain and simple: for our students; for our educators; and for our communities."

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A Sick, Cruel Joke: Bush Award For "Improving the Human Condition"

Evidently believing any former president, even a lying murderous sociopath, is good for business, the University of Denver's School of International Studies decided to give George Bush a humanitarian award, prompting outraged students and faculty to protest his legacy of human rights abuses, including torture, preemptive war and domestic surveillance. Even school officials were forced to concede they had a point, after which they announced they would still give him an award but likely change Read More...