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Hundreds of protestors marched from Daley Plaza to CPS headquarters yesterday to protest the proposed school closings. Police arrested as many as 150 protestors who staged a sit-in in the street.

Catalyst spotified coverage of the protest, while the Sun-Times live-blogged it.

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Milosh Kosanovich

I love the #Chicago education flag.
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Almost-360 of #CPS school closing rally
Veronica Arreola

 
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