Christie Thompson is a current web intern for The Nation. Her work has appeared at TheAtlantic.com and Alternet, and in Ms. magazine and the Chicago Reporter.
Nearly every single community member speaking at recent hearing on stop-and-frisk opposed the NYPD’s controversial policy.
The Chicago Teacher Strike was just the first step in a march against educational inequality.
A strike in the country's most segregated school district is about more than union politics.