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CAPS-Unit 10 California State Scientists Petition


The following petition arrived at our inbox a few days ago.  In the last two days the signatories have jumped from 10% of the bargaining unit to 25%.: PLEASE FORWARD TO ALL UNIT 10 SCIENTISTS Dear Unit 10 CA State … Continue reading

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CAPS Rank and File Fighting Union Caucus Election Bulletin #5


August 30, 2011 CAPS Rank and File Fighting Union Caucus Election  Bulletin #5 BUILD RANK AND FILE DEMOCRACY ELECT  WILL WRIGHT PRESIDENT, CHARLES RACHLIS VICE PRESIDENT & GIORGIO COSENTINO TREASURER  How CAPS leadership and Blanning and Baker have colluded to … Continue reading

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CAPS Rank and File fighting union caucus bulletin #1 1 Attachment


Pasted below is the the first campaign statement released by the CAPS Fighting Union Caucus slate composed of Will Wright and Charles Rachlis.In order to be sucessful a complete change of the board is required. To date 50 CAPS members … Continue reading

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SF Taxi and Muni Drivers Band Together to Plan Public Transit Strike?


Labor Taxi and Muni Drivers Band Together to Plan Public Transit Strike By Taylor Friedman Wed., Jul. 6 2011 at 3:35 PM Comments (6) Categories: Labor, Local News, Transportation Share3 0digg Aug. 2 is tentatively walk to work day ​Though … Continue reading

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AFTER WISCONSIN, WHICH ROAD FORWARD: CLASS INDEPENDENCE OR CLASS COLLABORATION? PREPARE FOR A GENERAL STRIKE, OR CARRY WATER FOR THE DEMOCRATS THROUGH 2012?


Our unions’ leaderships are not prepared to fight and win in the current economic crisis. They lack an analysis of the nature of the crisis and are therefore incapable of mapping a road forward. They have buried themselves so far … Continue reading

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AFTER WISCONSIN, WHICH ROAD FORWARD:
 CLASS INDEPENDENCE OR CLASS COLLABORATION? PREPARE FOR A GENERAL STRIKE, OR CARRY WATER FOR THE DEMOCRATS THROUGH 2012?


Our unions’ leaderships are not prepared to fight and win in the current economic crisis. They lack an analysis of the nature of the crisis and are therefore incapable of mapping a road forward. They have buried themselves so far … Continue reading

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CAPS Court Strategy Loses-California state scientists lose court appeal over pay


“California state scientists lose court appeal over pay ShareBee Metro Staff Published: Friday, May. 27, 2011 – 12:00 am | Page 4A Fourteen classifications of state scientists who say they are legally entitled to salary adjustments will have to find … Continue reading

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