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Vol.63/No.37       October 25, 1999 
 
 
Teachers wage strike in Yonkers, NY  
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Some 2,100 members of Yonkers Federation of Teachers struck the public schools in that New York suburb October 16. Many students supported the strike, and 1,000 parents attended a pro-union rally. School officials backed off their key demand to immediately and unilaterally reschedule the school day. Above, pickets at Roosevelt High School respond as scab teacher enters on first day of strike.  
 
 
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