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Moral Monday crowds swell, thousands of demonstrators denounce cuts to public education (audio postcard)

Posted By Clayton Henkel On July 29, 2013 @ 9:23 pm In Uncategorized | Comments Disabled

Demonstrators marched from the Legislative Building to the state Capitol during the 13th wave of Moral Monday protests. The crowd was dominated by educators angry over a state budget that funded private school vouchers, yet cut teaching assistants, instructional materials, and failed once again to provide any raises.

To hear some of those teachers in their own words, click below:

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