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Democracy Now! – September 10, 2012

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Chicago Public Teachers Stage Historic Strike in Clash with Mayor Rahm Emanuel on Education Reforms; Striking Teachers, Parents Join Forces to Oppose “Corporate” Education Model in Chicago; Chicago Teachers Strike Could Portend Referendum on Obama Admin’s Approach to Education Reform; Infiltrating Occupy: Austin Activists Face Charges for Equipment Provided by Undercover Police; Disabled Athlete, Advocate Eli Wolff on the Overlooked Dynamism & Diversity of the Paralympic Games.

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September 10, 2012

    100 Killed in Iraq After Sentencing of Fugitive VP
    U.S. Continues Detaining Afghan Prisoners Despite Baghram Handover
    Syrian Forces Killed in Aleppo Bombings
    Clinton: New U.N. Measure on Syria “Needs Teeth”
    Obama, Romney Campaign After Jobs Report
    Chicago Teachers Stage 1st Strike in 25 Years
    U.S. Refuses to Extradite de Lozada; Backs Immunity for Ex-Mexican President
    Clashes Erupt in Chile Ahead of 1973 Coup Anniversary
    Bahraini Forces Break Up Opposition Protest
    U.S. Deportations Continue at Record Pace Despite Lower Migration