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Cook County teachers thinking about opting out of paying union dues following a landmark U.S. Supreme Court decision last summer have options of which they may not be aware.
Days after reaching a “tentative contract” with the Chicago Public Schools that averted another threatened teacher’s strike, Chicago Teacher’s Union (CTU) leader Karen Lewis led a personal strike of her own, refusing to honor the United States of America by standing during its national anthem.