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Teachers Strike At Columbia College, Prepare For Negotiations

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Part-time faculty at Columbia College Chicago hit the picket line after contract talks fell apart between their union and the college’s administration. A union spokesperson said the walkout was due to disputes over wages and job security. 

WBEZ reporter Mike Puente stops by the Morning Shift to break down what employees are demanding and how it’s affecting operations at Columbia.

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