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  • Striking Teachers Beat Back Neoliberalism's War on Public Schools

    By Henry A. Giroux, Truthout | News Analysis

    Teachers and supporters strike outside East High School on May 7, 2018, in Pueblo, Colorado. (Photo: RJ Sangosti / The Denver Post via Getty Images)Teachers and supporters strike outside East High School on May 7, 2018, in Pueblo, Colorado. (Photo: RJ Sangosti / The Denver Post via Getty Images)

    The public school system has long been at the center of the neoliberal war on all things related to the public good. But the unprecedented multi-state teachers' strike has ignited the possibility of building a mass movement against neoliberalism's wide-ranging assaults on the fabric of everyday life and created new hope for an alternative vision of American democracy.

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