“Making History: The People Fight Back to Save San Francisco City College”

NEWS MEDIA ADVISORY: Friday, January 11, 2013 Contact: Rodger Scott [email protected] Wendy Kaufmyn (510) 714-8687 [email protected] “Making History: The People Fight Back to Save City College” San Francisco, CA – City College of San Francisco students, staff, teachers and department chairs will picket and boycott their interim chancellor’s welcome address which traditionally kicks off the […]

The struggle for Workers’ Rights Heats up at The University of Maryland: Impatient for worker rights

Picture of the persident’s mansion that is undergoing a $5,000,000 renoovation as workers struggle to meet the necessities of daily life while putting up with harsh abuse at the site of exploitation — work. Monday, March 26, 2012 Solomon Comissiong, author of this piece,  is a frequent  contributor to Dailycensored.  Readers can use the search engine […]

Scooter Libby v. Bradley Manning; Malice v. Nobility

After 9/11, I. Lewis “Scooter” Libby, a Yale graduate with a law degree from Columbia, and fellow neo cons plotted to twist and invent “intelligence” data to convince the public that Saddam Hussein possessed weapons of mass destruction, so as to build a case for invading Iraq. From 2001 to 2005, Libby served as Assistant […]

Fourth Solidarity Forum for Workers Rights and Respect at University of Maryland

On Friday July 15th, 2011 at 7:00 PM in the Nyumburu Cultural Center (www.nyumburu.umd.edu), the Black Faculty and Staff Association (www.bfsa.umd.edu) on the campus of the University of Maryland will be hosting the Fourth Solidarity Forum for Workers Rights and Respect. You are all encouraged and welcome to attend this important solidarity based event. As […]

University of Maryland workers being sexually abused

http://www.diamondbackonline.com/news/more-staff-members-allege-office-abuse-1.2226833 It took university housekeepers several minutes to muster up the courage to report mistreatment by their employers at a forum Tuesday designed to give a voice to those who have long been silent. But as they took their turns at the microphone, reports of alleged sexual harassment, racial discrimination and abuse at their on-campus […]

May Day: The University of Maryland Public Workers air grievances regarding despicable working conditions, racism, sexism, patronage and cronyism

  Picture of Maryland University forum held by Black Faculty and Staff Association to address public workers’ concerns, April 26, 2011  In the public sector of our society, to take one example within public universities, the school administration is the ‘managerial class’ that oversees education and all the workers who labor within the public university […]

Cuts to KPFA's Flashpoints Spark Outrage

Cuts to KPFA’s Flashpoints Spark Outrage By HENRY NORR In the face of mounting deficits, KPFA this month began laying off staff. The cuts come as no surprise; in fact, they’re overdue, considering that the station has been running in the red for several years, in defiance of Local Station Board and Pacifica National Board […]

Lying, firing, and barring the truth, oh my!

I would like to take this opportunity to nominate a candidate for the Nobel Peace Prize for next year. I don’t know the person’s name, but it’s the junior ethics staff member that unwittingly leaked an ethics report to the press (to say nothing of the individual at the Washington Post who sucked the report […]