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Day: February 8, 2018

unlicensed schools continue to operate, defying Government’s decision

Uganda: unlicensed schools continue to operate, defying Government’s decision The battle between the private school chain Bridge International Academies and the Ugandan authorities is far from over as the company continues to operate its schools despite government warnings to comply…

joint teacher union action aims to put education secretary on notice

USA: joint teacher union action aims to put education secretary on notice Topics in this post: The American Federation of Teachers and the National Education Association have teamed up to deliver 80,000 report cards to Secretary DeVos’ doorstep on the…

Public watchdog marks Government’s card over teacher shortages

UK education unions have urged the government to urgently address the serious teacher supply problem, in light of a report on teacher numbers from the government’s Public Accounts Committee. The UK government’s Public Accounts Committee (PAC) has said that schools across…

Fast Food Workers in Portland Launch Strike at Burgerville

Submitted on Wed, 02/07/2018 – 7:12pm By Burgerville Workers Union – It’s Going Down, February 1, 2018 In Portland, Oregon, fast food workers with Burgerville USA have walked off the job and launched a strike. In recent months, more Burgerville…

Burgerville Strike Spreads Into Second Store, Pickets Continue

Submitted on Wed, 02/07/2018 – 7:19pm By Burgerville Workers Union – It’s Going Down, February 4, 2018 Yesterday, fast food workers and members of the Burgerville Workers Union (BVWU), a part of the revolutionary anti-capitalist union the Industrial Workers of…

Burgerville Strike Spreads to Four Stores as Three Day Strike Ends

Submitted on Wed, 02/07/2018 – 7:28pm By Burgerville Workers Union – It’s Going Down, February 4, 2018 On Saturday, February 3rd, members of the Burgerville Workers Union, (BVWU), a part of the revolutionary anti-capitalist labor union, the Industrial Workers of…

Audio Report: Burgerville Workers Union Finish Three Day Strike

Submitted on Wed, 02/07/2018 – 7:32pm By Burgerville Workers Union – It’s Going Down, February 6, 2018 Podcast: Play in new window | Download Subscribe: Android | In this audio report, we talked to someone with the Burgerville Workers Union…