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Derrick Rose ‘prays’ Chicago teachers strike ends soon

Chicago Bulls, Chicago Public Schools, Chicago Teacher Strike, Chicago Teachers Union, Derrick Rose, Derrick Rose Tweets, Derrick Rose Twitter, News, Sports, Twitter -

Derrick Rose ‘prays’ Chicago teachers strike ends soon

Chicago Bulls superstar Derrick Rose has weighed in on the current teacher’s strike affecting more than 350,000 students in his native city. Rose first tweeted Monday that he hoped Chicago Public Schools reached a deal ‘soon’ because kids need to be in school.

Rose, who starred at Simeon Career Academy on Chicago’s South Side, is in the midst of rehabbing from a season-ending  ACL injury. He followed up on Tuesday with more tweets expressing sadness Chicago is going through a strike which leaves kids out of school.

The NBA’s 2011 MVP has amassed nearly 250,000 followers on Twitter – received nearly 20,000 retweets related to his feelings on Chicago’s massive teacher strike. Check out Rose’s series of tweets below:

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