Judicial Watch, a conservative activist group, announced Tuesday that a lawsuit has been filed on behalf of a Minneapolis taxpayer over a teachers union agreement stipulating that white teachers be laid off or reassigned before “educators of color.”
The agreement, covered by The Daily Wire earlier this month, was struck to allegedly “remedy the continuing effects of past discrimination by the District.”
…The Minneapolis Federation of Teachers (MFT) is stipulating that there be racial standards before seniority when it comes to layoffs to guarantee “educators of color protections,” Alpha News reported.
“Starting with the Spring 2023 Budget Tie-Out Cycle, if excessing a teacher who is a member of a population underrepresented among licensed teachers in the site, the District shall excess the next least senior teacher, who is not a member of an underrepresented population,” the agreement says. “Excessing” refers to the reduction of staff. Read more…