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Socialists Among Us: Turning a ‘Proffitt’

In our multi-part series on the Socialists Among Us in North Carolina, we turn to a relatively well-known figure, Bryan Proffitt, who is often cited by local media as simply ‘a history teacher’ in Durham. Continue reading

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Photos from NCAE Leadership event include slides on ‘Power’ and membership issues

A closer look at images from a June leadership event posted by the N.C. Association of Educators (NCAE) on its Flickr page reveal issues maintaining members and a slide on “power.” Continue reading

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Durham Assoc. of Educators: We can’t endorse returning to in-person instruction

A statement by the Durham Association of Educators says they “cannot endorse a return to in-person learning.” The statement also included a series of demands the group characterized as “guiding principles for a safe and equitable re-opening.” Continue reading

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Video: NCAE leaders discuss their “power” to keep NC schools closed

Last night, via a Zoom meeting. NCAE members discussed the “power that they have” and how to pressure N.C. Dept. of Health and Human Services Secretary Mandy Cohen on an upcoming Zoom event over her plans to open NC schools to in-person instruction. Continue reading

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NCAE President promotes “Pledge to Participate” in Black Lives Matter at School “Year of Purpose”

The president of the N.C. Association of Educators is actively promoting a petition where teachers must pledge to participate in social justice and political activism in the classroom through “Black Lives Matter at School’s Year of Purpose” activities. Continue reading

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Radical Organize2020 members take over leadership of NCAE

The NCAE has new leadership and taking the top spots are some of the most radical members of Organize2020, the “Racial and Social Justice Caucus” of the NCAE. Continue reading

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