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In the age of Trump, can labor unite?

April 28, 2017 / Sabrina Balderama

Donald Trump performed far better among union voters than previous Republican candidates, but since taking office has enacted disastrous anti-worker policies. Now, some unions are organizing their members around an explicitly progressive analysis, hoping to unlock the power of workers to help lead the resistance. read more >

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New Scrutiny for Confucius Institutes

April 26, 2017 / Sabrina Balderama

National Association of Scholars calls on universities to close their Confucius Institutes. Defenders say there's nothing sinister about the Chinese-backed centers. read more >

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AAUP Supports College for All Act

April 20, 2017 / Sabrina Balderama

The AAUP endorsed the College for All Act, introduced this month by Sen. Bernie Sanders and Rep. Pramila Jayapal, which would make four-year public college free for families making less than $125,000 and make community college free for all. read more >

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AAUP Releases Annual Faculty Compensation Report

April 14, 2017 / Sabrina Balderama

The AAUP released their annual faculty compensation report on Tuesday, April 11. This week, The Chronicle of Higher Education and Inside Higher Ed have released articles on the report. read more >