World News

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-westminsterteacjers520x329.jpg

Education counter-revolution in England sounds awfully familiar

The Conservative-led coalition government in the UK has embarked on a "shock therapy" deregulatory binge across the English education sector.

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-AP-Mexico-Teacher-Protests.jpg

Teachers in crosshairs on Mexico’s 203rd birthday

As Mexico celebrated its 203rd independence day this past weekend, teachers found themselves in the crosshairs of reactionary politicians.

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-oaxaca450x300.jpg

Oaxacan teachers challenge the test

The testing regime in Mexico is as entrenched as it is in the United States, and its political use is very similar - undermining the rights of teachers, and attacking unions that oppose it.