Never Fear! The Women Are Here!

This year’s summer school was dedicated to the memory of Lois Gray, a professor and mentor at the School of Industrial and Labor Relations at Cornell who helped found the Institute for Women and Work and the Latino Leadership Center, and Carolyn Jacobson, a founder of the Berger-Marks Foundation and C.L.U.W. who organized against sexism in the labor movement. The hosts for the Summer School were CUNY School of Labor Studies and Hofstra University.

Never Fear! The Women Are Here!

Photo Credit: Janette Pellegrini 

The 44th UALE Northeast School for Women in Unions and Worker Organizations! Summer School took place from Saturday, July 27th

 Janus v. AFSCME: So much for the labor movement’s funeral

"Labor leaders ought to thank Alito — and send chocolates to the Koch brothers for bankrolling the anti-union court case. Their brazen assault, combined with President Trump’s hostility toward labor, has generated a backlash, invigorating public-sector unions and making a case for the broader labor movement to return to its roots and embrace a more militant style." - Dana Milbank

 Janus v. AFSCME: So much for the labor movement’s funeral

By Dana Milbank

Something funny happened on the way to the labor movement’s funeral.

When Justice Samuel A. Alito Jr. and his antilabor colleagues …

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