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Union Representing CUNY Adjuncts Hits the Streets to Protest Mass layoffs, More Austerity Measures for Students and Staff
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Union Representing CUNY Adjuncts Hits the Streets to Protest Mass layoffs, More Austerity Measures for Students and Staff

New York, NY – Now that they’ve been bailed out, the corporate class is wasting no time trying to shove austerity measures down the throats of our “frontline heroes” and “essential workers” studying at the City University of New York [CUNY].   On Monday, May 18, CUNY students and faculty fighting back against efforts to…

Howard Stern Hates Trump Supporters
Features, Law and Politics, New York

Howard Stern Hates Trump Supporters

New York, NY – The shock jock has directed his ire towards those who elected Trump. Howard Stern has had enough of Trump and his supporters. On his satellite radio show, Stern directed his ire at the people who voted for and continue to support Trump. “I don’t hate Donald,” Stern said. “I hate you…

CUNY To Lay Off Staff
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CUNY To Lay Off Staff

New York, NY —  CUNY colleges have announced planned layoffs of hundreds of adjunct professors. Adjuncts teach 56% of courses at CUNY.  “Adjunct faculty are not expendable. They are talented teachers and devoted mentors of students; they deserve far better than panicked, preemptive layoffs. CUNY management should be fighting to protect every job at the University, not finding…

New York Workers Need a Hero in This Time of Crisis – And They Expect Cuomo to Be That Guy
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New York Workers Need a Hero in This Time of Crisis – And They Expect Cuomo to Be That Guy

New York, NY – Governor Andrew Cuomo could soon end up becoming a hero or a goat depending on how he reacts to calls from labor rights advocates to issue a new executive order aimed at protecting workers throughout the state. Supporters of the New York Health and Essential Rights Order — HERO — say…

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