Tag: Solidarity

Grad workers, undergrads pack Chancellor’s forum, demand answers

Taking action puts our issues front and center! Check out Katy Gray, union leader and doctoral student in the Rutgers University Department of Women’s and Gender Studies, with today’s Daily Targum – featuring the action Wednesday by graduate workers on the front page! Graduate workers and undergraduate supporters from Rutgers United Students Against Sweatshops (USAS) packed a… Read more »

Fight to Defeat GOP Tax Plan Heats Up!

On November 21, our union, the Rutgers AAUP-AFT, took a bus of over 50 Rutgers  graduate employees to Philadelphia to protest Trump’s tax plan—a bill which, if reconciled with the House bill passed two weeks ago, could result in a de facto 15-20% pay cut for grads at Rutgers. We were greeted by other grad unionists… Read more »