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October 20, 2020

Jerry Jordan is Gambling With Your Livelihood

Philadelphia Federation of Teachers president Jerry Jordan is asking Philadelphia teachers to authorize him to unilaterally call a strike if ...

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October 8, 2020

“Work to Rule” = Strike

Multiple outlets are reporting that the Philadelphia Federation of Teachers (“PFT”) is considering a “work to rule” action. PFT’s ...

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October 5, 2020

Just Checking: Do You Still Want to Pay Union Dues?

Later this month, one state will start checking with state employees before taking union dues out of their paychecks. Michigan’...

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October 15, 2020

Push to unionize charter schools isn’t what you think

It’s no secret that the National Education Association (NEA) is a foe of charter schools.

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October 8, 2020

NYC councilman out after union-related ethics violations

A New York City Councilman was ousted from his position on Monday over allegations raised by his staff related to ...

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September 24, 2020

Greg Hartnett: Passionate Art Teacher Who Holds American Values Deer

AFFT member Greg Hartnett from Indiana, PA is a K-6 art teacher for the Homer-Center school district. He’s also ...

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September 21, 2020

Unions’ Plan to Keep Teachers Safe: Replace them with TAs

The timeline for school reopenings isn’t the strangest part. The biggest mystery is why teachers are at risk for ...

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September 16, 2020

Back to school looks a lot different in the Big Apple this year

Back to school looks a lot different in the Big Apple this year.  It’s usually a time when ...

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September 9, 2020

In Labor Day remarks, Cuomo supports unions bosses, not workers

By Suzanne Bates In his Labor Day remarks on Monday, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo claimed that he has protected ...

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September 4, 2020

Have Unions Left Labor Behind?

By Suzanne Bates The labor movement can take credit for the creation of Labor Day, but now, 126 years after Labor ...

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