Neighborhood people paid to protest closures of their local elementary schools in Chicago? Sketchy “public protest” draws an investigation into organizing practices.
Paid To Protest? Chicago Schools Watchdog Investigating After Needy Residents Paid To Support Closur
Perhaps the most hotly contested issue in Chicago recently has been the handling of Chicago’s public schools. There was Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s battle with the Chicago Teachers Union over implementing a longer school day, the controversial appointment of Jean-Claude Brizzard as schools chief and now, a…