In response to an anonymous blog post threatening violence against women in the Departments of Sociology and Women's Studies at U of T, a mass march reclaimed campus as a safe space.
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Labour disputes are coming to a close but conservative policymakers keep us fighting.
The University of Toronto claims the deal rejected by striking CUPE 3902 workers was "generous" -- but TAs are seeing this fight as a chance to shed light on the precarities of academic labour.
The best way to put the strike in context is to read. Many groups have composed open letters as the strike has gone on. We've assembled them here.
University of Toronto provost and VP Cheryl Regehr is the administration's public face during the Teaching Assistant strike, now in its third week. She is also an acclaimed researcher in social work.
Though strikes are ongoing across the country, big shows of solidarity and some significant gains were made this week for Canadian workers!
Here's some of what happened in the labour movement this week.
Sep 24, 2013
William Doo Auditorium
45 Wilcocks St.Toronto , ON
As part of Queer Orientation, the Equity Studies Students' Union presents “Discovering Queer Political Communities.”
On April 10, University of Toronto students and community members will protest a high-level military conference being held on campus, sponsored by the Munk School of Global Affairs.
Being a billionaire buys you power and influence big time. Many accept this as a fact of life. Others find it disconcerting and even write books about it, like The Trouble With Billionaires.