As city politicians impose austerity budgets and cut social service jobs that hit the poorest hardest, militant essential workers from fields to hospitals and schools are saying, “Tax the rich.”
Take solidarity photos of yourself and your co-workers wearing red and post to social media with #PutItInWriting.
A union shop steward discusses how his college campus is dealing with issues around homelessness.
The right wing, Asian Americans, and the Harvard anti-affirmative action case
Protest the plans of the University of Iowa to close its Labor Center, a 67-year-old bastion of education and research about the workers’ movement.
More than 53,000 union workers in the University of California were on strike from May 7-9 in the biggest labor action in UC’s history. Led by AFSCME 3299, the California Nurses Association and University and Technical Employees (UPTE-CWA) joined the line in sympathy strikes against the state’s largest employer. UC wants to implement a third… Read more »
The show of solidarity has inspired school workers in other states to plan actions.
Here’s to the 65,000 teachers and staff of University and College Union who went on strike across the British Isles.
Members of the University and College Union, the world’s largest higher education union, are on strike over cuts to their pension plans.
Stop Kenneth Marcus’ confirmation as Asst. Secretary for Civil Rights at the Department of Education
Confirming Marcus would give him the tools to undermine the very mission of the Office for Civil Rights at the Department of Education.