USA: Rhode Island school district seeks to tear up teachers’ contract: here.
Inaction by the US Senate last week will result in the cutoff of extended unemployment benefits and COBRA health care coverage for more than one million workers, beginning Sunday night: here.
As part of sweeping budget cuts, New York State Governor David Paterson has announced plans for a large number of closures and service reductions in the state’s extensive system of parks and historic sites: here.
Help Democracy Now! Cover the March 4th Protests For Education: here.
Sharp political divisions in Indonesia’s ruling coalition emerged as the representatives of political parties on a parliamentary special committee on the 2008 bailout of Bank Century presented their findings: here.
Dentist Yann Maidment explains to Belinda Rhodes that an increase in cases of teeth grinding is because of economic stress: here.