COCAL Updates, July 25, 2015

by VanessaVaile

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Majority Rule

COCAL logo smallby Joe Berry

COCAL is the Coalition of Contingent Academic Labor, a nearly 20 year old network of contingent activists and their organizations that does a conference (now tri national – USA, CAN, MEX) every other year, usually in August. It also sponsors a listserv, called ADJ-L, and has an International Advisory Committee and a website and Facebook page


1. Grocery workers win more stable and predictable scheduling in Toronto with UNIFOR union.


1. More on protest of AFT’s Clinton endorsement by AFT members and more on this and related topics from Labor Notes

On Jul 18, 2015, at 8:52 AM, Jeff wrote:

Here are the justifications posted for the endorsement of Hillary. It seems to me that it was made based on a roundabout combination of responses to various questions, rather than a direct vote of the membership.

There is also a comparison…

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