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Bill Ayers, reincarnated ACORN ask United Nations to intervene in Chicago school closings
The Daily Caller ^ | July 27, 2013

Posted on 07/27/2013 9:29:29 AM PDT by george76

Noted American terrorist and left-wing radical Bill Ayers is among the signatories of a letter calling on the United Nations to probe the closing of 49 Chicago elementary schools based on claims that it is causing massive human rights violations.

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In 2009, the Chicago City Council passed a resolution adopting the international body’s Convention on the Rights of the Child, notes WBEZ. The resolution instructed all city agencies to develop policies consistent with it.

Kalantry told the public radio station that the nation and the city must now act in accordance with these covenants.

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The Chicago Teachers Union, which staged a strike last fall for higher wages and to protect employees from layoffs, has been furious about the closings. In June, union president Karen Lewis gave a blistering speech excoriating racism and ‘rich white people’ for the financial crisis facing the city’s schools.

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TOPICS: Culture/Society; Foreign Affairs; Government; News/Current Events; Politics/Elections; US: Illinois
KEYWORDS: acorn; ayers; billayers; chicago; chicagoteachersunion; illinois; karenlewis; teachers; teachersunion; teacherunions; terrorist; terroristayers; union; unions; unitednations

1 posted on 07/27/2013 9:29:29 AM PDT by george76
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To: george76
In June, union president Karen Lewis gave a blistering speech excoriating racism and ‘rich white people’ for the financial crisis facing the city’s schools.

Who said cockroaches can't talk?

2 posted on 07/27/2013 9:31:33 AM PDT by Standing Wolf
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To: Standing Wolf

...if Ms. Lewis is so concerned, let her and fellow union members pay for the short fall....


3 posted on 07/27/2013 9:35:17 AM PDT by yoe ("They Come To America" order it now: http://www.theycometoamerica.com/buy-dvd/)
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To: Standing Wolf

How is it that rich white people are the cause of problems of Chicago schools?

Are rich white people who don’t live in Chicago supposed to give more money? What does she want to see happen?


4 posted on 07/27/2013 9:35:23 AM PDT by Dilbert San Diego
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To: Standing Wolf

Anyone who believes that Rahm Emmanuel and Karen Lewis were at odds in this debacle is delusional. If it were to come out that Bill Ayers sat at the table with them I would not be the least surprised.

The left is intent on grinding out any opposition to indoctrination, and as history shows, is not above sacrificing a few generations of children to get there.

A circle of hell is set aside for these monsters.


5 posted on 07/27/2013 9:37:28 AM PDT by IncPen (When you start talking about what we 'should' have, you've made the case for the Second Amendment)
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To: george76
Why not ask about black on black murders in Chicago?

Yes, I know the reason...

5.56mm

6 posted on 07/27/2013 9:38:03 AM PDT by M Kehoe
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To: george76

Americans are tired of seeing their taxpayer dollars thrown into these sewers. Let Bill Ayers, ACORN, the Chicago “Teachers” Union and the UN subsidize these sewers.


7 posted on 07/27/2013 9:39:10 AM PDT by FlingWingFlyer (Amnesty. The DemocRATS' payback for the 2010 elections.)
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To: george76
The seeds of this travesty were laid early:

"In 2009, the Chicago City Council passed a resolution adopting the international body’s Convention on the Rights of the Child, notes WBEZ. The resolution instructed all city agencies to develop policies consistent with it."


America demands Justice for the Fallen of Benghazi!

Genuflectimus non ad principem sed ad Principem Pacis!

Listen, O isles, unto me; and hearken, ye people, from far; The LORD hath called me from the womb; from the bowels of my mother hath he made mention of my name. (Isaiah 49:1 KJV)

8 posted on 07/27/2013 9:41:19 AM PDT by ConorMacNessa (HM/2 USN, 3/5 Marines RVN 1969 - St. Michael the Archangel defend us in Battle!)
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To: Dilbert San Diego

Actually, they have come up with a plan to tax people in the suburbs to pay for inner city schools. I haven’t seen it implemented anywhere yet, but it involves special redrawn districts that include areas where people are better off and purchasing their homes.

They don’t miss a trick...


9 posted on 07/27/2013 9:46:22 AM PDT by DoughtyOne (Kill the bill... Begin enforcing our current laws, signed by President Ronald Reagan.)
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To: george76

why is Ayers still breathing??


10 posted on 07/27/2013 9:49:20 AM PDT by Vaquero (Don't pick a fight with an old guy. If he is too old to fight, he'll just kill you.)
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To: DoughtyOne

From what I have heard, some of our big city school districts spend more per capita on education than many suburban or small town school districts. Yet for all the money they spend, many of our big city school districts get some of the worst results.

This is all anecdotal evidence, but, it does suggest that lack of money is not really the biggest problem facing big city schools.


11 posted on 07/27/2013 9:50:19 AM PDT by Dilbert San Diego
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To: Dilbert San Diego
Check this out: LINK

How Obama Is Robbing The Suburbs To Pay For The Cities





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12 posted on 07/27/2013 9:51:39 AM PDT by DoughtyOne (Kill the bill... Begin enforcing our current laws, signed by President Ronald Reagan.)
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To: DoughtyOne

If somehow the UN feels that Chicago is violating UN standards, and school officials say they need more money, perhaps the UN can give them more money???


13 posted on 07/27/2013 9:52:42 AM PDT by Dilbert San Diego
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To: FlingWingFlyer

ya, let Bill Ayers contribute whatever he wants to the schools, if he feels they need more money.

It’s interesting to hear that conservatives tend to give more money to charity than liberals do. All things being equal, wealthy conservatives contribute much more than wealthy liberals do. I’ve heard the difference is, that conservatives are happy to contribute to charities of their choice, whereas liberals think government should do the charitable work. So the liberals see no need to contribute to charity. They see no need for charitable organizations to exist, because, in a liberal utopian world, government would take care of everything.

Why is it that Bill Clinton said the era of big government is over, but Obama has presided over a big expansion of government programs and control over us? Just wondering.


14 posted on 07/27/2013 9:55:45 AM PDT by Dilbert San Diego
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To: george76

Yet another reason to get the US out of the UN and the UN out of the US.


15 posted on 07/27/2013 9:57:31 AM PDT by PubliusMM (RKBA; a matter of fact, not opinion. 01-20-2016; I pray we make it that long.)
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To: george76
sometimes a picture.......


16 posted on 07/27/2013 9:58:23 AM PDT by MeshugeMikey (Macabre Crumpet of Caucasian Ethnicity)
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To: Dilbert San Diego

This one page sheet seems to validate your claim for some schools. For others it doesn’t.

Your point is valid. Spending is not the key factor IMO.

Single parent and latch key kids have some real problems. Some parents just don’t care.

http://www.gao.gov/assets/240/236504.pdf


17 posted on 07/27/2013 10:01:31 AM PDT by DoughtyOne (Kill the bill... Begin enforcing our current laws, signed by President Ronald Reagan.)
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To: george76

Apart from home at night with his mother’s boyfriend, a Chicago public school could be the most dangerous place for a child. It should be a human rights violation to make a child attend a Chicago public school.


18 posted on 07/27/2013 10:01:36 AM PDT by mom.mom
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To: george76

Communist Goals (1963) Congressional Record—Appendix, pp. A34-A35 January 10, 1963

#11. Promote the U.N. as the only hope for mankind. If its charter is rewritten, demand that it be set up as a one-world government with its own independent armed forces.

http://rense.com/general32/americ.htm


19 posted on 07/27/2013 10:02:19 AM PDT by Mortrey (Impeach President Soros)
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To: PubliusMM

20 posted on 07/27/2013 10:02:55 AM PDT by DoughtyOne (Kill the bill... Begin enforcing our current laws, signed by President Ronald Reagan.)
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To: PubliusMM

21 posted on 07/27/2013 10:04:58 AM PDT by DoughtyOne (Kill the bill... Begin enforcing our current laws, signed by President Ronald Reagan.)
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To: Dilbert San Diego

Actually, that link I supplied reveals the inner city Chicago schools get more per capita than the schools in the suburbs do.

That should open a few eyes.

I should mention that report was from the 2001 time frame. A lot could have changed since then, but I doubt it did.


22 posted on 07/27/2013 10:06:54 AM PDT by DoughtyOne (Kill the bill... Begin enforcing our current laws, signed by President Ronald Reagan.)
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To: george76

So- that was why the friends of Obama have bankrupted Chicago and the schools...

Makers perfect sense.

And the churches and the “conservatives” in Chicago who are afraid of being unhip so they are liberals, helped Bill Ayers, help the UN take over Chicago.

Hope they all enjoy it.


23 posted on 07/27/2013 10:08:03 AM PDT by Truth2012
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To: george76

I don’t understand why there isn’t black flight out of Chicago, Detroit and other such cities.


24 posted on 07/27/2013 10:18:59 AM PDT by gitmo ( If your theology doesn't become your biography it's useless.)
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To: george76

The reason they want to close some of the schools in Chicago is for lack of students, the teacher’s union wants them kept open, students or not.


25 posted on 07/27/2013 10:23:26 AM PDT by Graybeard58 (_.. ._. .. _. _._ __ ___ ._. . ___ ..._ ._ ._.. _ .. _. .)
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To: george76

The”Human Rights”violations(cited by This Un-Repentant Terrorist A@@H*LE,Friend of OBOZO)is the fact that these Chicago children are NOT being EDUCATED!!!These “Schools”falsify grades and test-scores so they can keep receiving ever increasing Federal Subsidies and give these USELESS PIECES OF SH*T UNIONIZED”TEACHERS”Hefty Pay-Raises!!!!Now,do you want to know how I REALLY FEEL??????


26 posted on 07/27/2013 10:24:33 AM PDT by bandleader
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To: george76

Bill Ayers. Another “progressive” terrorist maniac that wants to change America for the better. He’s like a Mao or Stalin that never made it to the big leagues of power. Instead he has to ride in the sidecar with Obama.

He should have been tried and executed for his crimes, preferable by hanging.


27 posted on 07/27/2013 10:28:42 AM PDT by TheGipperWasRight
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To: DoughtyOne

Thanks for the info, liberals tend to say that we need to spend more money on whatever problem they are talking about. How about shifting the debate, to discussion of how the schools are spending the money they already get???


28 posted on 07/27/2013 10:43:30 AM PDT by Dilbert San Diego
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To: Dilbert San Diego
How is it that rich white people are the cause of problems of Chicago schools?
Are rich white people who don’t live in Chicago supposed to give more money? What does she want to see happen?

White people who live far from Chicago cause problems for that city's schools by being born to special racial privilege, of course. Everybody knows that. Every time a white kid attends a halfway decent school, some poor, deserving, pitiful, helpless black kid is deprived of an education. The only "socially just" solution is to loot the national treasury and hand all the money to self-appointed "community organizers" and "union leaders" in inner cities. They'll see it's properly invested in the future.

How can people believe such patently stupid stuff? Once upon a time, Jim Crow had its proponents, too.

29 posted on 07/27/2013 10:44:42 AM PDT by Standing Wolf
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To: george76

The natives would kill the un troops and par boil them in their pretty little blue helmets.

LLS


30 posted on 07/27/2013 11:12:58 AM PDT by LibLieSlayer (FROM MY COLD, DEAD HANDS!)
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To: Standing Wolf

How can people believe such patently stupid stuff?


When the voting morons become the majority the end is inevitable. Look at Detroit.


31 posted on 07/27/2013 11:31:51 AM PDT by volunbeer (We must embrace austerity or austerity will embrace us)
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To: DoughtyOne

UN directing local school districts? Creepy.

The UN is extremely satanic.


32 posted on 07/27/2013 1:35:27 PM PDT by SisterK (RIP America)
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To: SisterK

Leftists are Satanic themselves


33 posted on 07/27/2013 1:36:17 PM PDT by GeronL
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To: SisterK

Agreed...


34 posted on 07/27/2013 1:37:13 PM PDT by DoughtyOne (Kill the bill... Begin enforcing our current laws, signed by President Ronald Reagan.)
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To: george76
Is he really that stupid?

Or that dangerous?

Shouldn't he have to wear some special hat or shirt to let the unsuspecting know where he's coming from?

Judging from the tell-tale tilt of the head, could he be Obama's long-lost father?

35 posted on 07/27/2013 1:41:10 PM PDT by x
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To: AdmSmith; AnonymousConservative; Berosus; bigheadfred; Bockscar; ColdOne; Convert from ECUSA; ...

Thanks george76. Hypocrite ping:
In June, union president Karen Lewis gave a blistering speech excoriating racism and 'rich white people' for the financial crisis facing the city's schools.

36 posted on 07/27/2013 2:24:03 PM PDT by SunkenCiv (It's no coincidence that some "conservatives" echo the hard left.)
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