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Norway teachers union president and AFT president issue joint statement on Trump’s racist remarks:

AFT
Press Release Union of Education Norway and AFT on President Trump’s Racism For Release:  | Saturday, January 13, 2018 Andrew Crook o: 202-393-8637 | c: 607-280-6603 acrook@aft.org http://www.aft.org WASHINGTON—American Federation of Teachers President Randi Weingarten and Union of Education Norway President Steffen Handal issued t...
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MATC electronics instructor and Local 2112 member Tom Heraly featured in Journal Sentinel article:

The MATC West Campus at 1200 S. 71st St., West Allis
$25 an hour jobs await MATC West Allis two-year electronics grads at Foxconn, elsewhere Jane Ford-Stewart, Now News Group Published 4:16 p.m. CT Jan. 10, 2018 | Updated 11:15 a.m. CT Jan. 11, 2018 WEST ALLIS - When the massive Foxconn plant opens, the MATC campus in West Allis is in line to play a major role in training people for electronics jobs there that are likely pay $20-25 an hour startin...
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It’s Hard to Study if You’re Hungry

It’s Hard to Study if You’re Hungry
Sara Goldrick-Rab | ON CAMPUS JAN. 14, 2018 Last fall, students at two of the nation’s premier historically black colleges, Spelman and Morehouse, went on a hunger strike. They weren’t protesting policymakers in Washington. They were pressuring their schools to allow students to donate unused meal plan vouchers to those on campus who needed them. These students recognized a real problem, one tha...
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