George Washington High School Athlete’s Mom: What the kids are going through for this strike is disgusting

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Stacks of picket signs wait for Chicago Teachers Union members to pick up outside the union’s strike headquarters Monday, Oct. 10, 2016, in Chicago. Negotiators for the union and Chicago Public Schools continue to meet in an effort to reach a contract and avert a threatened teachers’ strike. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)

Jessica Contreras is the mother of high school senior, Angel, who plays soccer for George Washington. On its fifth day, Jessica describes what it was like for Angel’s team to show up at a forfeit game yesterday.

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