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Clever, Funny, and Fiery: The Best of #RedforEd Protest Signs

Never underestimate the power of an educator, a Sharpie, and some poster board.
Published: 05/24/2019

Crumbling desks and tattered textbooks. Large class sizes. Multiple jobs. Stagnant salaries. Unsustainable pensions. These were some of the issues educators brought to the forefront during the wave of #RedForEd rallies, walkouts, protests, job actions, and strikes.

The issues run deep. Yet, educators and their supporters still found a way to lighten the mood with fun, pithy rally sign.





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