Randi Weingarten

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 …

Weingarten: ‘Vaccines Are a Way of Life’

Tuesday on “CNN Newsroom,” American Federation of Teachers president Randi Weingarten sounded off on the possibility of schools requiring the coronavirus vaccine with the other required vaccinations going forward.

American Federation of Teachers President Randi Weingarten speaks about education, Monday, Jan. 9, 2017, at the National Press Club in Washington. Weingarten addressed students needs to succeed and the pitfalls of an anti-public education agenda. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen)