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“It is time to stop hate and bigotry and teachers should lead”, by Fernando M. Reimers

Photo: NEA

I am heartbroken and concerned. I am heartbroken because last saturday, as members of the Tree of Life congregation in Pittsburgh celebrated the Sabbath, an armed man entered the Temple and shot on those there as he made anti-semitic statements, murdering eleven people who had come keep the holy day, and hurting four policeme...

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Union support for refugee teachers in Saxony, by Brhan Al Zoabi

Photo: University of Central Arkansas

Among the many people who have fled to Germany since 2015 are many skilled workers who have not only lost their families, friends, history, work, future, property, home and dreams, but also their direction, path and goal. In other words, they have lost everything. Some workers have found other areas of work, which is not easy...

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#EI25: “Experiences and gains in fighting child labour”, by Juliet Wajega (UNATU, Uganda)

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The leadership of Education International (EI) is applauded for demonstrating that education Unions are well placed to contribute to the elimination of child labour and promote quality education for all. It is important to look back and draw strength from these achievements as EI celebrates its 25th anniversary in 2018.

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