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Victory for Steve Conn and EON/BAMN in the Detroit Federation of Teachers

Victory for Steve Conn and EON/BAMN in the Detroit Federation of Teachers

Victory for Steve Conn and EON/BAMN in the Detroit Federation of Teachers Teacher and Community Celebration and Action Rally: (1) to implement the democratic decision of the teachers and secure the inauguration of Steve Conn, and (2) to launch the new presidency and organizing campaign. Scheduled Tuesday, January 20 at 4:00pm, located at 7700 2nd [...]

January 18, 2015 BAMN Labor Movement, Public Education Comments Off on Victory for Steve Conn and EON/BAMN in the Detroit Federation of Teachers

BAMN Report on the State of Public Education in America in 2014

BAMN Report on the State of Public Education in America in 2014

Report on the State of Public Elementary and Secondary Education in America in 2014   Submitted to the Delegates of the 2014 NEA Representative Assembly and AFT National Convention by the Equal Opportunity Now/By Any Means Necessary Caucus (EON/BAMN) July 2014 (click on link above for full report) [...]

July 21, 2014 BAMN Labor Movement, Public Education, Social Justice Comments Off on BAMN Report on the State of Public Education in America in 2014

Return Dr. Iris Stevenson to Crenshaw High School NOW!

Return Dr. Iris Stevenson to Crenshaw High School NOW!

SIGN THE PETITION! The Los Angeles school district has placed world-renowned music teacher Dr. Stevenson in teacher jail on secret charges related to taking Crenshaw High School’s choir to perform before President Obama. STOP LAUSD’s policy of driving out its most beloved and successful teachers! Return Dr. Iris Stevenson to her Post as Head of [...]

March 16, 2014 Ronald Cruz Featured, Fighting Racism, Labor Movement, Magnet Schools, Magnet Schools, Public Education, Saving Art & Music, Social Justice, Stop School Closings Comments Off on Return Dr. Iris Stevenson to Crenshaw High School NOW!

50th Anniversary March in Washington to Realize Dr. King’s Dream!

50th Anniversary March in Washington to Realize Dr. King’s Dream!

If you would like to join the BAMN contingent, fill out the form below:   [...]

August 1, 2013 Ronald Cruz 2013 50th Anniversary March on Washington, Affirmative Action, Dream Act, Featured, Fighting Racism, Immigrants Rights, Labor Movement, Public Education, Social Justice Comments Off on 50th Anniversary March in Washington to Realize Dr. King’s Dream!

BAMN runs for leadership of national teachers union

BAMN runs for leadership of national teachers union

Below is the election flyer for leadership of the National Education Association, by leaders of the Equal Opportunity Now/BAMN caucus of the NEA: Elect EON/BAMN Candidates Tania Kappner and Mark Airgood! Defend the Right to Public Education for ALL Students! Get Rid of Arne Duncan and Stop the Privatization of Public Education! It’s Time for [...]

July 6, 2013 Ronald Cruz Featured, Fighting Racism, Labor Movement, Magnet Schools, Magnet Schools, Public Education, Saving Art & Music, Social Justice, Stop School Closings 1

David beats Goliath: AFSCME Local 207 wins strike!

David beats Goliath: AFSCME Local 207 wins strike!

THE ANATOMY OF A VICTORY On Thursday, October 4, AFSCME Local 207, the city of Detroit’s largest union that represents water and sewage workers, won its five-day strike. The Local 207 Executive Board ended the strike after signing a deal with the Water Department management that addressed the issues that the union had gone on [...]

October 8, 2012 BAMN Labor Movement, Social Justice Comments Off on David beats Goliath: AFSCME Local 207 wins strike!