The June 2021 Issue of Substance

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🙏 Linda Murray Rest in Power - AP Hyde Park Academy High School (6/5/21)

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[ Union History 2008 ] How union solidarity saved one teacher's job

“March 11, 2008. Dear Mr. Bennett: Based on the results of the investigatory conference held on February 13, 2008, I have determined that sufficient basis exists to terminate your services as a probationary appointed teacher . . .


[ Union History 2008 ] Practical solidarity in action ... What does 'Union' mean?

[ Union History 2008 ] Practical solidarity in action ... What does 'Union' mean?

John Kugler - June 10, 2008
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Unionism is a new word in my vocabulary and in . . .


51st Annual McKinley Park Memorial Day Parade 2021 - American Legion William McKinley Post #231 Chicago

51st Annual McKinley Park Memorial Day Parade 2021

American Legion William McKinley Post #231 Chicago

pics by Emi Yamamoto

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Juneteenth

Juneteenth, celebrated on June 19, is the name given to Emancipation Day by African Americans in Texas. On that day in 1865 Union Major-General Gordon Granger read General Order No. 3 to the people of . . .


PHASE 5: ILLINOIS RESTORED

Here's a breakdown of what's next, according to the state:
Upon entering Phase 5, fully vaccinated people can resume activities without wearing a mask except where required by federal, state, local, tribal, or territorial laws, . . .


[ Last Minute Legislation ] Illinois Lawmakers Pass Budget, Ethics Reforms As Exelon Bailout Falters

Illinois Lawmakers Pass Budget, Ethics Reforms As Exelon Bailout Falters

By Tony Arnold, Dave McKinney
Tuesday, June 1, 4:02 a.m. CTUpdated 8:23 a.m. CT

https://www.wbez.org/stories/illinois-lawmakers-pass-budget-ethics-reforms-as-exelon-bailout-falters/e34ac939-7067-4e89-b381-0ab3323f79f6

Aiming to conclude their spring legislative . . .


[ Late Night Legislation ] Elected School Board and Guns

More wreckage
Tuesday, Jun 1, 2021
by capitolfax.com

* WBEZ

Other issues that failed to take flight included the repeal of a parental notification abortion law, a fix to major delays . . .


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