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Workers Back Boycott of Driscoll Berries

Posted August 4, 2016 by Natasha Varner

Go into any grocery store this time of year and you’re sure to find an abundance of neatly packed cartons of blackberries, blueberries and strawberries. For many it’s a hallmark of summer. Beneath the sweetness of these berries, though, lies
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(Photo by Pandora Young)

The Charter School Money Siphon

Posted August 2, 2016 by Donald Cohen

Residents of Montclair, New Jersey, have every reason to be concerned about a new charter school being proposed in their town. One of the school’s advisors works for the nation’s largest charter school network, KIPP (Knowledge Is Power Program), which
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SF College Faculty Strike for Justice

Posted April 28, 2016 by Carl Finamore

AFT  2121 Says Stop Class Reductions & Pay Cuts After one frustrating year of union bargaining, AFT 2121 faculty at City College of San Francisco (CCSF) conducted a one-day unfair labor practice strike “of all classes at all eleven campuses”
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