Doug Ford wants his Mike Harris moment. Teachers won’t give it to him. Taxpayers will pay for it

"In fact, the teachers are asking only for an inflationary increase — below the 2.1 per cent average for collective agreements in the private sector."

Another week, another Wednesday walkout. With no end in sight despite a holiday respite.

Brace yourself for a major confrontation between teachers and Tories next year, threatening the school year. With repercussions every year after that for every student and parent and taxpayer in Ontario.

It didn’t have to end this way. But at the end of the day, it must be said that this government, more than any that came before it, boxed itself in from the beginning.

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Written by Martin Regg Cohn
Toronto Star
December 18, 2019
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