Posts tagged ‘Jitu Brown’

As Strike Ends, Chicago Teachers and Activists To Fight School Closings

by , posted on Thursday, September 20th, 2012 at 8:53 am

from The Real News Network

Activists with “Journey For Justice” demand national moratorium on school closings


Chicago Teachers Union at Labor Day Rally

by , posted on Wednesday, September 5th, 2012 at 10:53 pm

from the Chicago Teachers Union

Speakers include Karen Lewis (Chicago Teachers Union), William McNary (Citizen Action/Illinois), Matt Brandon (SEIU Local 73), Henry Bayer (AFSCME Council 31), Nick Sposato (Alderman, 36th Ward), Mack Julion (National Association of Letter Carriers-Local Branch #11 Chicago ), Robert Reiter (Chicago Federation of Labor), Jitu Brown (Kenwood Oakland Community Organization), Jan Rodolfo (National Nurses United), and Mike Shields (Fraternal Order of Police),