Wednesday, March 23, 2011

Organize or Die- Florida Universities-Includes Librarians

“It’s a race against time,” said Tom Auxter, a professor of philosophy at the University of Florida and president of United Faculty of Florida, which represents faculty members [and librarians] at 22 public campuses and is affiliated with the Florida Education Association, the National Education Association, the American Federation of Teachers, and the AFL-CIO. If passed, the three bills would go into effect July 1.
“We’re firing up all the engines to get people signed up,” he said. “The lesson for unions is organize or die.”

More at Inside Higher Education.

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