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May 1, 2020

Are Pittsburgh Public Schools holding students back?

Look, I know that public school teachers should never complain when our union mistreats us—we’re supposed to be “...

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April 17, 2020

Science Geeks and Business Leaders Crowdsource Coronavirus Response

As the Reading Eagle recently reported, Adelle Schade of the Albright College Science Research Institute and Ellen Albright of the ...

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April 3, 2020

AFFT in TribLive: System-focused bureaucracy is tying teachers’ hands

AFFT Pennsylvania Director Keith Williams was featured in TribLive on Apr. 3, 2020. Anyone who has stood in front of a classroom ...

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March 26, 2020

Resources for teachers and parents during the coronavirus shutdown

Boy, the world changed fast in half a week.  We know some of you might be home from work ...

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March 12, 2020

Mark Janus asks Supreme Court to get money back from union

This week, lawyers for storied Illinois government worker Mark Janus filed an appeal with the U.S. Supreme Court. They ...

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February 26, 2020

Unions fight being accountable to members

In the heart of Washington, DC, in the halls of the U.S. Department of Labor, officials are considering a ...

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February 10, 2020

Philadelphia UPS worker challenges Teamsters—and wins

We’ve long argued that the major state and national unions like SEIU, AFSCME, and the AFL-CIO have been doing ...

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January 20, 2020

SEIU’s scandals reveal longstanding rot

What’s up with SEIU lately? The national union, with its 1.9 million members and massive Washington, DC headquarters in stylish ...

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December 18, 2019

Four things we learned about AFSCME and SEIU in 2019

In the year after the Janus ruling, each Pennsylvania union saw membership grow nearly 5 percent. AFSCME now has 52,883 members, while ...

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November 13, 2019

New lawsuit aims to get back fair share fees taken before Janus ruling

Last week, in a Pennsylvania capitol press conference with Mark Janus, the national nonprofit law firm the Liberty Justice Center (...

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