Recent UC student workers contract is regressive

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In late August, UC student-workers across the state saw one of the most regressive contracts in a decade take effect. To make matters worse, this atrocious contract was embraced by some in the leadership of the UC Student-Workers Union, or United Auto Workers Local 2865. And the process of contract
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The new union contract is a failure of union solidarity

The week before last, the bargaining team for UAW 2865 — the union representing teaching assistants, associate instructors, tutors and readers across the UC system — failed its members spectacularly by positioning its current contract offer as a success. Much ink has been spilled in the intervening days about the
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UC regents convene public forum for principles against intolerance

A working group from the UC Board of Regents held a forum to invite public comment for the Statement of Principles Against Intolerance at UCLA on Monday to hear input on its ongoing effort to revise UC policy addressing discriminatory behavior. At its meeting, the working group considered whether to
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