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Marx, Engels and the Critique of Academic Labor

MARX, ENGELS AND THE CRITIQUE OF ACADEMIC LABOR Special Issue of Workplace Edited by Karen Lynn Gregory & Joss Winn Articles in Workplace have repeatedly called for increased collective organisation in opposition to a disturbing trajectory in the contemporary university… we suggest that there … Continue reading

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BC Teachers’ Strike: Analyzing the government’s bargaining strategy & its “affordability” trope

Published in Rabble.ca on Friday, September 12, 2014 as: B.C. schools could be open Monday, if the government wanted Public schools in British Columbia could be open Monday, if the government wanted. On Wednesday, in nearly unanimous fashion, members of … Continue reading

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Post-Secondary Faculty Support BC Teachers

Please consider signing and circulating a petition for post-secondary support of BC teachers / BCTF http://www.thepetitionsite.com/1/support-bc-teachers-bctf-2012/ Thank you, Sandra Mathison, Stephen Petrina & E. Wayne Ross University of British Columbia Faculty of Education Institute for Critical Education Studies http://blogs.ubc.ca/ices/ http://blogs.ubc.ca/workplace/

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UK teachers strike over attacks on pensions

UK teachers strike over attacks on pensions. Details at: http://www.teachers.org.uk/ http://www.ucu.org.uk/index.cfm?articleid=5616 http://www.atl.org.uk/ Strikes will take place in schools, further education colleges and universities. This is action across the UK education sector on an unprecedented scale.

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Update to issue 17 of Workplace: A Journal for Academic Labor

The current issue of Workplace: A Journal for Academic Labor has been updated with two new field reports. Issue No. 17 of Workplace “Working In, and Against, the Neo-Liberal State: Global Perspectives on K-12 Teacher Unions” is guest edited by … Continue reading

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France on strike

France on Strike Weeks of strikes, protests and demonstrations have brought much of France to a standstill as workers, students and others voice their strong opposition to a government proposal to raise the age for a minimum pension from 60 … Continue reading

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Rouge Forum Update: Joy vs Organized Decay!

Check out the full Rouge Forum update here. Reminder: Nominations for the Rouge Forum Steering Committee go to Community Coordinator

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Rouge Forum Update: Toward a Nationwide School Strike October 7th

Toward a Nationwide School Strike October 7th Rouge Forum Flyer [For Nationwide School Strike (2 pages easy PDF download for meetings, caucuses, etc.] Aging Pole Dancer Hides Fee At CSU School: “In preparation for Ms. Palin’s arrival, workers had transformed … Continue reading

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Rouge Forum Update: Support Oakland’s 4/29 Strike! March on Mayday!

Open Letter to March 4th Activists: “The central issue of our time is the rapid rise of color-coded social and economic inequality coupled to the promise of perpetual war, this challenged by the potential of mass, class-conscious, resistance. If the … Continue reading

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Rouge Forum Update: Special Holiday and Season Opener Edition! What Wars?

Remember Proposals are Due, April 15, for the Rouge Forum Conference Send Your Articles, Photos, Cartoons, for the Rouge Forum News to Community Coordinator Adam Renner (arenner@bellarmine.edu). On April 4th, 43 Years Ago, Martin Luther King gave his speech opposing … Continue reading

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