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January 27, 2020

Maine professor tries to end unions’ monopoly right to represent workers

The Janus ruling saved teachers from having to pay forced fees when they didn't join the union. But what about ...

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September 16, 2019

Free to Teach educators help new generations learn why 9/11 still matters

Like most people old enough to remember the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks, Keith Williams recalls exactly what he was doing when ...

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August 20, 2019

PSEA’s decisions, politics have hurt young teachers in my school district

Our local union leaders have acted corruptly and cut extracurricular music hours, hurting younger teachers. That's made me look at ...

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June 11, 2019

For Ohio teachers, going “local-only” has meant happier educators and a better work environment

In 2013, a group of Ohio teachers found a growing rift between their local union and the National Education Association. In ...

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May 10, 2019

Risking children’s futures to score political point

Pittsburgh native Katy Phillips is a finance professional with options. She doesn’t have to teach math in a public ...

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May 3, 2019

The power of local

In 2015, the Memphis-Shelby County Education Association became America’s second-largest teachers’ union to leave the NEA and create their own ...

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March 26, 2019

I left PSEA/NEA. Now I want an independent local union.

Public school teacher David Chaump explains how the PSEA/NEA's lack of transparency and political agenda prompted him to leave ...

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November 14, 2018

Union political agenda, deception chasing teachers like me away

The relentless political agenda of the PSEA/NEA has repulsed long-time high school teacher Cheri. This is her story of ...

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October 29, 2018

Veteran Teacher Sends Break-Up Letter to Union

Susan Fischer left her union after 30 years of trying to make labor relations work better for New Jersey teachers. Unions ...

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