Education

Weingarten: Cultural Wars ‘Are Just Ripping America Apart’

American Federation of Teachers president Randi Weingarten said Friday on MSNBC’s “Chris Jansing Reports” that the “culture wars” that she claimed were created when duly elected state legislatures decide what taxpayer-funded public K-12 school teachers can teach was “ripping America apart.”

WASHINGTON, DC - JULY 12: President of American Federation of Teachers Randi Weingarten speaks during a “Lights for Liberty: A Nationwide Vigil to End Human Detention Camps” event at Lafayette Square July 12, 2019 in Washington, DC. Organizers hosted the event to call attention to the poor conditions at immigrant …