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Teachers are on the front lines of America’s social ills and political failures. In return, we’re asking them either to carry a gun or to go on strike to earn a bonus or higher pay. We can do better. Watch my take, tell me what you think and hit me up in the comments below or on Twitter @KarenAttiah to share what other topics you’d like me to cover.
Karen Attiah is The Washington Post's Global Opinions editor. She writes on international affairs and social issues. Previously, she reported from Curacao, Ghana and Nigeria.
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