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ACTION ALERT: UCSC Students Arrested

URGENT ACTION ALERT: UAW 2865 members, including union leader Josh Brahinsky, were arrested on the picket line in Santa Cruz this morning. As many as twenty undergraduate supporters were arrested as well. The union called for a peaceful, legal strike in protest of management’s unlawful intimidation of student-workers. Please call the numbers below TODAY to demand that protesters be released immediately, all charges dropped, and that UC stop intimidating students and workers exercising their rights:

Alison Galloway, UCSC Provost and EVC
(831) 459-3885
George Blumenthal, UCSC Chancellor
(831) 459-2058
Renee Mayne, UCSC Senior Manager – Employee and Labor Relations
(831) 459-4332
Nader Oweis, UCSC Chief of Police, Administration Number
(831) 459-2897
Santa Cruz County Jail
(831) 454-2420
Janet Napolitano, UC President
(510) 987-9074

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