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Resolution of UAW 2865 in Support of SB-562 (Lara/Atkins) The Healthy California Act

Resolution of UAW 2865 in Support of SB-562 (Lara/Atkins) The Healthy California Act

Whereas, ​universal, reliable, comprehensive health care is necessary for a healthy, productive population; and,

Whereas, ​individuals who are unable to access the health care they need for themselves or their family members may,

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Posted in Resolutions, Resolutions


UC’s Hidden $175 Million Surplus and the Continuing Fight for Real Public Education

We are partnering with our sister union AFSCME 3299 (comprised of UC service workers) first to share some disturbing news about the recent scandal exposed by a California state audit which revealed that the UC Office of the President (UCOP) concealed $175 million in a hidden slush fund while simultaneously raising tuition and slashing budgets,

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Posted in Events, In the Press, Protests, Rallies, and other Actions, Resolutions, Resolutions


Solidarity and Guidance for Students Affected By Immigration EOs

 

Dear Members,

As you may be aware, Donald Trump has shamefully banned immigrants from Iran, Iraq, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, and Yemen from entering the United States. If you are a student from one of these countries, we stand with you. We have been in contact with campus organizations and legal groups to provide some guidance to our international student members and undocumented members in this difficult time.

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Posted in Resolutions, Resolutions, Solidarity
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Letter to Janet Napolitano from Coalition of UC Students & Unions on Sanctuary Protections at UC

President Janet Napolitano Office of the President University of California 1111 Franklin St., 12th Floor Oakland, CA 94607

January 17, 2017

Dear President Napolitano:

We are a coalition of University of California student organizations and unions committed to seeing all UC campuses,

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Posted in Resolutions, Resolutions, Solidarity, Updates


October Vacancy Elections

Dear UAW 2865 Members:

Locals are holding vacancy elections on Tuesday, October 25th to fill Joint Council positions. Please read on for information about the elections and instructions on how to accept nomination if you are interested in running for one of these positions.

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Posted in Current Campaigns, Elections, Elections - Priority
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Endorsement of Sept 9th Strike Call and Prison Organizing

UAW 2865 Endorsement of Sept 9th Strike Call and Prison Organizing

Passed September 3, 2016

Whereas prisoners across the country commemorate the 45th anniversary of the Attica uprising and are organizing to end prison slavery and mass incarceration, including 800+ prisoner members of the Industrial Workers of the World’s Incarcerated Workers Organizing Committee (IWOC),

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Posted in Resolutions, Resolutions, Solidarity


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