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Your Call: Faculty strike at City College of San Francisco

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Laura Flynn
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CCSF faculty strike 2016

 

On the April 27th of Your Call, we’ll discuss the City College of San Francisco (CCSF) faculty strike. 
After a year of failed negotiations, the union that represents CCSF faculty has called for a one-day strike. Starting at 8:00 a.m. on Wednesday, teachers and students plan to join picket lines at CCSF campuses across the city. 

It’s the first faculty strike in the union’s three-decade history. Union president Tim Killikelly says, “We are striking for the City College San Francisco deserves.” 
 
What are the issues at stake? How can they be resolved? It’s Your Call with Rose Aguilar and you.

Guests:
Timothy Killikelly, president of AFT2121
Rosario Villasana, a CCSF child development instructor
Allan Fisher, CCSF faculty member

Web Resources:
 
San Francisco Chronicle: City College faculty plan 1-day strike April 27

AFT 2121: PICKET START TIME NOW 8AM – AFT 2121 one-day strike information for April 27th, 2016

SF Examiner: CCSF faculty union clears final hurdle for one-day strike

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