Tough Liberal: Albert Shanker

Shanker bookfrom (ncludes links for purchasing the book, or viewing RealPlayer recording of the program):

Richard Kahlenberg talks about the life and career of Albert Shanker, president of the United Federation of Teachers from 1964 to 1984 and president of the American Federation of Teachers from 1974 to 1997. Commentary is provided by Eugenia Kemble of the Albert Shanker Institute, Sol Hurwitz of the Committee for Economic Development, former assistant secretary of education Diane Ravitch, former Shanker adviser Bella Rosenberg, and United Federation of Teachers president Randi Weingarten. The event was hosted by the Century Foundation in New York City.

Program information from
ID: 203092 – 11/27/2007 – 43:30 – No Sale

One Comment

  1. Posted January 3, 2008 at 5:58 pm | Permalink

    will be aired again
    Saturday, January 5, at 9:15 AM EST

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