Tuesday July 7, 2020
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BY staff | Chicago, IL | 4/04/10
The Graduate Employees Organization (GEO), a union at the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC), is demanding a fair contract. While graduate employees teach many of today’s university classes, many live at or near the poverty level and chalk up great debts pursuing an education.
BY Masao Suzuki | San Bruno, CA | 4/04/10
n March, 162,000 new jobs were created, according to a monthly survey of businesses taken by the Labor Department. This was the largest number of new jobs created in a month in three years.
BY staff | Minneapolis, MN | 3/31/10
About 150 graduate student workers and their supporters marched across the University of Minnesota campus here, March 31, to demand a reduction in student fees.
BY Network to Fight for Economic Justice | Tuscaloosa, AL | 3/09/10
Union bus drivers at the University of Alabama are celebrating today! They voted to accept their first union contract late last night, March 8, 2010. All the members and supporters of the Network to Fight for Economic Justice are rejoicing with them!
BY Jenae Stainer | Tuscaloosa, AL | 3/08/10
After a week in and out of work and negotiations, Crimson Ride bus drivers at the University of Alabama have successfully achieved their first contract with First Transit.
BY staff | Minneapolis, MN | 3/05/10
About 500 union members, students, and faculty, came together for a spirited rally and march here, March 4.
BY Masao Suzuki | San Bruno, CA | 3/05/10
Hundreds of Skyline College students left class and gathered on the campus quad for their Day of Action protest against budget cuts, on March 4.
BY Kati Ketz | United States | 3/04/10
Thousands of students, workers and faculty at over 100 campuses in at least 39 states participated in a national day of action March 4.
BY Laura Langley | Tuscaloosa, AL | 3/04/10
Members of the Amalgamated Transit Union Local 1208 went on strike here, March 1.
BY Charla Schlueter | Los Angeles, CA | 3/04/10
The fight for public education at UCLA began early this morning, March 4.
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