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GALLERY: The CPS strike so far

Now in its 10th day, the 2019 Chicago Public Schools strike has entered historical territory — as of Monday, this is officially the longest public school strike in Chicago since 1987.  While the Service Employees International Union Local 73 reached a deal with the city late Sunday, the Chicago Teachers Union has yet to do so, leaving classes canceled for the 10th day Wednesday.  After marathon talks over the weekend, CTU and the city remained locked in a stalemate.  Organized protests continued Tuesday, and talks between CTU and the city continued Wednesday.

While the story continues to develop, here’s a look at the strike so far:

CPS Strike

This gallery will update with new photos as the CPS strike continues.  


More CPS strike coverage:

Day 9 of CPS strike leaves teachers and Lightfoot in gridlock

VIDEO: CTU vice president speaks to strikers following Lightfoot’s budget address

As CPS strike reaches fifth day, Lightfoot makes first budget address

Chicago Teachers Union: Negotiations over strike take ‘a turn for the worse’ 

City prepares for first school strike in seven years


 

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