Aug 7, 2021 • 58M

Inside UFT Politics and History (Part 2) : How The Nation’s Most Powerful Teachers Union Impacted NYC Public Schools

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Educators of NYC
A weekly podcast and radio show on WBAI 99.5 FM NYC, hosted by Leonie Haimson of Class Size Matters, and Daniel Alicea of Educators of NYC. We speak about the issues and controversies affecting public schools and public education in New York City, statewide and nationally.
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UFT: 50 Years:


The Teacher Rebellion by David Selden


Schools Against Children: The Case for Community Control


Blackboard Unions  by Marjorie Murphy


City Unions: Managing Discontent in New York City  by Mark Meir


Tough Liberal: Albert Shanker and the Battles Over Schools, Unions, Race, and Democracy by Richard Kahlenberg


The Strike That Changed New York: Blacks, Whites, and the Ocean Hill-Brownsville Crisis by Jerald E. Podair


The Untold History of Charter Schools - By Rachel Cohen