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“The thing that you represent face to face with me has no heart in its breast.”– Marx
“There is no life in this body.” – Dracula
Demands job protections, engagement with students, staff, and faculty on reopening campuses
Do back politicians calling for immediate national living wage checks and Medicare for All
Institutions with more wealth than many nations have no excuse for inaction during a pandemic
We aim to post daily updates, under the banner Notes from the Pandemic, based on tips we receive, then follow up certain leads with more in-depth reportage.
A brief defense of AOC’s critique of billionaires
In the long relay race of oppressed communities and the global working class, Chuck Turner picked up the baton in the 1960s as a young activist in the Northern Student Movement (a wing of the civil rights movement). By Christmas Day 2019 when he walked on, that beginning had been eclipsed by a series of powerful base-building projects—many that at once challenged the ruling class while creatively empowering the excluded and the exploited.
This is not the first time BCGEU-UAW has caught the attention of the Boston City Council, which passed the Resolution Affirming the Rights of Graduate Student Workers to Organize for Fair Working Conditions in April to specifically call out BC’s treatment of their graduate student workers.