3903 Teaching and Graduate Assistants at York University
York Cupe Strike Satire page
York University Faculty Association
Ivison By Way of an Introduction "there need[s] to be more
recognition of the differences (and similarities) between Canadian and
American universities, and thus the context in which such issues need
to be understood"
a journal for academic labor
Coalition of Graduate Employee Unions "a loose-knit coalition
of labor unions in the USA and Canada that represent graduate students
employed as teachers, researchers and administrative staff."
- ACPPU Canadian Association of University Teachers
Association of University Professors
Federation of Teachers
Canadian Teachers' Federation
Teacher "a socialist and feminist journal on the theory and
practice of teaching"
for a Democratic Culture "Teachers for a Democratic Culture
is a coalition of academics committed to preserving education as a force
for social change and as a site of cultural pluralism."
Home Page Scholars, Artists & Writers for Social Justice ...an organization
in solidarity with the multicultural workers' movement
History and the Teach-In Movement
the Academy -- site developed by Ioan Davies' during the 1997 YUFA
Web-Page invites comments. It tries not only to deal with the York University
strike itself, or the aftermath as it affects York standing alone, but
with the York events as being the occasion for thinking about contested
academia, intellectual identity, pedagogy, and cultural definition anywhere
in the world where these issues are seen as being important. Because,
as benjamin said. "the 'state of emergency' in which we live is not
the exception but the rule", we have to recognize the ongoing state
of emergency. "
bit of History:
Publications 1998 CUPE strike averted