California Teachers Association

Reader Input: Hold students accountable

There is a case involving a 6-year-old girl stabbing a fellow student in the face with a pencil. Her consequence, she was not expelled nor suspended — counseling from her pri ...

Another View: Politics gives life to Dante’s 3rd deadly sin

Earlier this year as I began reading Dante’s Divine Comedy, the classic epic poem of his guided tour from the horrors of hell to the lights of heaven, three state senators we ...

Taxpayer groups, unions debate political donations initiative

A California initiative has local unions and taxpayer groups debating about political donations, while some question the timing of a radio advertisement asking residents to stop an ...

Unions behind ID theft scare

Radio ads are being broadcast all over the state warning voters “not to sign petitions because it exposes the signer to identify theft.” Wrong! The sponsor calls itself “Cali ...

Civilized health care, anyone?

Have you had enough? Are you done throwing your money at a for-profit health care (non)system which at its most basic level must deny you care in order to thrive? Are you tired o ...