Chicago Teachers Union rally in Union Park | Photos

The fate of the Chicago Teachers Union strike—would Friday's tentative deal hold, or evaporate?—was still unknown Saturday afternoon when a few thousand teachers and allies gathered in Union Park on the city's Near West Side. Among the speakers addressing the crowd were the Rev. Jesse Jackson, U.S. Rep. Jan Schakowsky and, of course, CTU President Karen Lewis. Check out our slideshow.

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