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  • September 18, 2008  

    Chancellor Michelle Rhee’s mission to reform D.C.’s troubled schools — by firing ineffective teachers and offering a new pay system for those who increase students’ results — has met resistance from the teachers’ union. Special correspondent John Merrow reports on the growing tension. Continue reading

  • September 24, 2007  

    United Auto Workers union-represented employees walked out of General Motors plants Monday in the first nationwide strike against a U.S. automaker since 1976. Two experts recount the day’s events and the walkout’s impact. Continue reading