Friday, May 06, 2011

From Huffington Post

Mike Klonsky: Chicago Schools CEO Choice Shows Problem With Mayoral Control

"He received a resolution of no-confidence from the Community Education Task Force and a 94.6 percent vote of no confidence from Rochester Teachers. That speaks for itself.'' "In introducing Jean-Claude Brizard this week as his Chicago schools chief,... Full Article at Huffington Post

Monday, February 21, 2011

Mike Klonsky interviewed about Chicago's new mayor

This extensive interview I did with on Labor Express begins here at 28.30 and runs until the end of the show.

[audio]Labor Express For 2-21-11 - Jerry Mead-Lucero

This is the full 2-21-11 episode of the Labor Express Radio program. The past week has been one of those weeks in which I wished Labor Express aired 2 or 3 times every week. There is no way we can do justice on today’s program to all the important developments of the past week. Of course tomorrow is election day in Chicago and, as promised I will bring you my interview with Mike Klonsky on Rahm Emmanuel’s policy positions on public education...