An article (published May 23) summarizing and contextualizing recent attacks on labor faculty, and the Koch Brothers’ funding at FSU and elsewhere: http://subterraneandispatches.wordpress.com/2011/05/23/attacking-memory-of-workers-struggle/
UFE Bargaining Team, 2011: Rebecca Sunderman (Chair) Jose Gomez, Grace Huerta, Gary McNeil, Laurie Meeker, Sarah Ryan, Joli Sandoz. Please contact members of the bargaining team with your
April 8 Rally: 7,000 – 12,000 strong, including many UFE members. UFE Chair Laurie Meeker is quoted in this front page story from the Olympian.
A prominent conservative blogger posts edited footage of online labor studies lectures at University of Missouri. Faculty job threatened. Story in Chronicle of Higher Education, April 28,
Tentative agreement at Mt Hood, strike averted: Oregonian (May 12) Chronicle of Higher Education (May 11) Mt. Hood Community College Warns It Will Replace Any
Bargaining began on May 18. Look here for updates from the Bargaining Team chair. Bargaining Team 2011: Rebecca Sunderman, Chair, Jose Gomez, Grace Huerta, Gary
Students and Faculty Occupy a Building in Protest at California State University East Bay (Political Affairs: April 13, 2011).
The Cronon Affair: Wisconsin Answers (New Yorker: April 3, 2011)