City teachers union president Michael Mulgrew flipped his lid at a national union gathering last month while defending Common Core — at one point pugnaciously threatening those who oppose it that he would “punch you in the face and push you in the dirt.”
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“And I’m going to punch you in the face and push you in the dirt because this is the teachers! These are our tools and you sick people need to deal with us and the children we teach. Thank you very much!”
Teachers union president threatened to ‘punch’ Common Core opponents
By Bob Fredericks
August 7, 2014 | 2:04pm
Mulgrew makes "punch you in face comment". Leroy Barr mocked by Minneapolis teacher.