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Raw Coverage of the Chicago Teachers' Strike

VICE News is live from Chicago, where thousands of teachers will walk off the job, shutting down the nation's third-largest school district for one day.


The Chicago Teachers' Strike Is Unlike Any Other in Recent Memory

27,000 employees are walking off the job on Friday, shutting down the third-largest US school district. What they are doing looks a lot more like Europe than America.