First and foremost, the NRA gun lobby is the enemy of 90 percent of the American people. Ten percent of all Americans own 90 percent of our nation’s guns. 514 more words
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By Chelsea Weeks, News Editor (Photo by Jacob Factor/The Bison)
Desks were empty, and classrooms were closed as students and teachers rallied together at the state capitol Monday and Tuesday. 1,056 more words
In Choosing to Strike, Oklahoma Teachers Want More Than a Badly-Needed Salary Boost. They Want Funding for Decent Classrooms.
Oklahoma teachers are on strike this week.
The teachers chose to strike despite Oklahoma Governor Mary Fallin’s signing a bill into law on Thursday, March 29, 2018, in an effort to circumvent the strike. 1,619 more words
OKLAHOMA — Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin signed a measure giving teachers a $6,100 pay raise and then compared their demand for more education funding to “a teenage kid that wants a better car.” 183 more words
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Many schools will remain closed for a second day in Oklahoma Tuesday as teachers rally for higher pay and education funding in a rebellion that has hit several Republican-led states across the country. 638 more words