WBEZ | Bronzeville Community Action Council http://www.wbez.org/tags/bronzeville-community-action-council Latest from WBEZ Chicago Public Radio en Protesters and pastors weigh in on proposed CPS closings http://www.wbez.org/episode-segments/2012-01-23/protesters-and-pastors-weigh-proposed-cps-closings-95743 <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org//segment/photo/2012-January/2012-01-24/school photo.JPG" alt="" /><p><p>Chicago Public Schools will hold hearings just about every night this week on a slate of schools the district wants to close or phase out. School closings are controversial every year. And this year has been no different--but there have been some new twists to the controversy. WBEZ’s education reporter<a href="http://www.wbez.org/staff/linda-lutton" target="_blank"> Linda Lutton</a> and Sarah Karp—deputy editor of <a href="http://www.catalyst-chicago.org/" target="_blank"><em>Catalyst</em></a> Chicago joined <em>Eight Forty-Eight</em> to fill listeners in on recent developments.&nbsp; And Pastor <a href="http://www.brightstarchurchchicago.com/about-bright-star/chris-harris" target="_blank">Christopher Harris</a>, chairman of the Bronzeville Community Action Coucil, told <em>Eight Forty-Eight</em> why he believes there should be a moratorium on school closings.</p></p> Mon, 23 Jan 2012 14:43:00 -0600 http://www.wbez.org/episode-segments/2012-01-23/protesters-and-pastors-weigh-proposed-cps-closings-95743