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International Student Workers Key To Chicago Grad Strike Victory

Steward's Corner - Mon, 2019-04-22 10:54
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Of the 1,600 members of University of Illinois at Chicago Graduate Employees (GEO) Local 6297 who struck for three weeks in March and April, almost half were international workers. Though we often feel vulnerable, given that we’re in the U.S. on visas, we were fed up with the UIC administration ignoring our financial needs and grievances.

Categories: Labor Notes

International Student Workers Key To Chicago Grad Strike Victory

Magazine Stories - Mon, 2019-04-22 10:54
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Of the 1,600 members of University of Illinois at Chicago Graduate Employees (GEO) Local 6297 who struck for three weeks in March and April, almost half were international workers. Though we often feel vulnerable, given that we’re in the U.S. on visas, we were fed up with the UIC administration ignoring our financial needs and grievances.

Categories: Labor Notes

USA : How women are transforming organized labor

LabourStart US - Mon, 2019-04-22 09:59
Source: The Post

USA : Stop and Shop Workers Win

LabourStart US - Mon, 2019-04-22 09:46
Source: Splinter

USA : Stop and Shop members -- you did it !!!

LabourStart US - Mon, 2019-04-22 09:41
Source: UFCW

USA : An Ode to Sanitation Workers

LabourStart US - Mon, 2019-04-22 09:35
Source: Jacobin

USA : How women are transforming organized labor

LabourStart US - Mon, 2019-04-22 09:34
Source: Wash Post

Computer Scientists Say AI’s Underdeveloped Ethics Have Yet To Move Beyond Libertarian Phase

The Onion - Mon, 2019-04-22 08:02

CAMBRIDGE—Amid the tech industry’s efforts to eliminate the biases recently observed in facial recognition software and other intelligent algorithms, the nation’s leading computer scientists announced Monday that even the most advanced AI technologies still demonstrate a sense of ethics that has yet to move beyond…

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Categories: The Onion

China: Workers seek release of three activists held during labor activism crackdown

LabourStart - Sun, 2019-04-21 20:00
LabourStart headline - Source: Devidiscourse

Sri Lanka: ITF statement on the terrorist attacks

LabourStart - Sun, 2019-04-21 20:00
LabourStart headline - Source: ITF
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