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'Who's Schools? Our Schools!' Watch These Chicago Students Protest at a School Board Meeting

Liz Dwyer

Chicago's students aren't just standing passively by while the Chicago Board of Education shutters 50 schools, the largest mass school closing in U.S. history. Members of Chicago Students Organizing to Save Our Schools headed to a recent school board meeting to "speak out against unjust and illegal school closing and draconic budget cuts." The board responded by having security escort the students out of the school board chambers.

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