The October 2021 Issue of Substance

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Red-Brown Politics: Don't Take the Bait!



July 24, 2018 @ countervortex.org

After April's gas attack at the Syrian city of Douma, and Trump's retaliatory air-strikes, the poorly-named "anti-war" protest held in Los Angeles actually featured placards with . . .


🙏 Jeanne Marie Freed

Long-time Union Activist and CTPF Trustee Jeanne Marie Freed, age 75, of Chicago, Illinois passed away on Monday, September 20, 2021. Jeanne was born August 13, 1946



August 17, 2010. Lane Tech . . .


Chicago Public Schools [ Internal Communications ] Vaccine and Testing Requirement for Employees Inbox

Vaccine and Testing Requirement for Employees
Inbox

Communications, Internal
Oct 13, 2021, 3:34 PM (2 days ago)
to bcc: CPS-All-Staff-StaffOnly

Dear Colleagues,

Our highest priority is ensuring the health and safety of . . .


[ Chicago School Shooting ] Gunman Waited Outside Wendell Phillips Academy Before Shooting Student, Security Guard As School Let Out

Gunman Waited Outside Wendell Phillips Academy Before Shooting Student, Security Guard As School Let Out, Police Say ... A 14-year-old girl and a 45-year-old security guard were rushed to the hospital in serious condition.
. . .


[ Chicago Cover-Up Sexual Violence ] Park District CEO Resigns After Months Of Investigations Into Sex Abuse Among City Lifeguards

Park District CEO Resigns After Months Of Investigations Into Sex Abuse Among City Lifeguards
Parks CEO Mike Kelly was ousted after months of scrutiny over how he and the agency handled sexual violence allegations among . . .


City of Chicago COVID-19 Vaccination Policy Effective: October 8, 2021

City of Chicago COVID-19 Vaccination Policy
Effective: October 8, 2021
www.chicago.gov

I. Purpose
Consistent with its duty to provide and maintain a workplace that is free of recognized hazards, the City of Chicago . . .


California Becomes First State in Nation to Announce COVID-19 Vaccine Requirements for Schools

California Becomes First State in Nation to Announce COVID-19 Vaccine Requirements for Schools

Published: Oct 01, 2021
https://www.gov.ca.gov/2021/10/01/california-becomes-first-state-in-nation-to-announce-covid-19-vaccine-requirements-for-schools/

After implementing first-in-the-nation school masking and staff vaccination measures, California becomes the first state . . .


Request for Federal Assistance to Stop Threats and Acts of Violence Against Public Schoolchildren, Public School Board Members, and Other Public School District Officials and Educators

National School Boards Association Asks for Federal Assistance to Stop Threats and Acts of Violence Against Public Education Leaders

Alexandria, Va., September 30, 2021

In a letter to President Biden released this morning, . . .


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