The Next Wave committee is holding a "leadership workshop" July 18, 6:00-8:00 p.m. at 817 Broadway, 12th Floor.
As SSEU Local 371 continues its struggle with NYCHA, Gov. Cuomo has signed legislation that dissolved the current board at the Housing Authority and gives the Mayor authority to appoint all members of the board.
AFSCME has a July 4 message: Hands off our Social Security. Take action here.
We are urging members to come out Tuesday, July 2 for a rally against any cuts, outsourcing or layoffs at NYCHA. The rally will take place at 5 p.m. at City Hall Park, but we are asking SSEU Local 371 members to gather at Murray and Chambers Streets at 4:30 p.m.
From some of our sisters and brothers:
Doctors Council SEIU and NYSNA members at Riker's Island are standing together to demand Safety, Respect and a Fair Contract.
AFSCME President Lee Saunders has some powerful words up at Huffington Post today about class struggle and the corporate control of both major political parties.
The court date for Chereece Bell and Damon Adams set for Friday, June 21 has been postponed until Tuesday, July 30. We will keep members informed with further details.