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The Newberry Library 2011 Bughouse Square Main Debate: Is Collective Bargaining Compatible with Public Service?

Listen in to the 2011 Bughouse Main Debate, "Collective bargaining and the public sector: Is collective bargaining compatible with public service?" This year's debate features Kenzo Shibata, from Chicago Teacher’s Union, versus Richard Lorenc, Chair of the Chicago chapter of America’s Future Foundation (organization listed for identification purposes only.)

The Bughouse Square Debates Planning Committee is also honored to present the 2011 John Peter Altgeld Freedom of Speech Award to Leslie F. Orear.

Recorded Saturday, July 30, 2011 in Washington Square Park.

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