Join MORE in Solidarity with Chicago teachers, Aug. 23

Chicago teachers authorize strike! Come build solidarity & learn about the struggle A discussion featuring a presentation by a Chicago Teachers Union member   Thursday, August 23rd 6:30 p.m.  at The Murphy Institute 25 West 43rd Street, between 5th and 6th avenues 18th Floor, Room C/D   Public schools, teachers and their unions are under attack throughout theContinue reading “Join MORE in Solidarity with Chicago teachers, Aug. 23”

Solidarity with Verizon Workers! Make a phone call today…

Email more if you would like information on further solidarity actions. We in MORE will be looking to show our solidarity on the picket lines in the event of a strike (like we did during the ConEd lockout), and will be looking for help in leafletting NYC Verizon stores to alert customers about the conflict.Continue reading “Solidarity with Verizon Workers! Make a phone call today…”

Join MORE at a Solidarity Rally for Locked out ConEd Workers – Tuesday 7/17 – 4pm Union Square

** Please share on Facebook ** We have seen our union, the UFT, under attack from the union-busters from Mayor Bloomberg on down. We in the Movement of Rank and File Educators will continue to stand with our brothers and sisters at Con Ed as they face the same kinds of attacks on their pensions and jobContinue reading “Join MORE at a Solidarity Rally for Locked out ConEd Workers – Tuesday 7/17 – 4pm Union Square”

MORE Members Support Con Ed Workers on Picket Line

Please join MORE for a second visit Saturday, July 7 at noon to the Union Square picket line (meetup across the street from Whole Foods)! “They gave us a hero’s welcome. About 1000 workers were there cheering us and thanking us for the solidarity. On both sides there were picket lines… they all got soContinue reading “MORE Members Support Con Ed Workers on Picket Line”

Join MORE On Picket Lines With Con Ed Worker’s Thurs 7/5 1pm

The new caucus of the UFT, Movement of Rank and File Educators (MORE), will be joining the picket lines with locked-out Local 1-2 Utility Workers of Con Edison Thursday July 5th at 1:00pm. We picket with our union brothers and sisters because their fight is our fight. The Utility Workers are the mothers, fathers, brothers,Continue reading “Join MORE On Picket Lines With Con Ed Worker’s Thurs 7/5 1pm”

Learn about MORE this summer: Can YOU imagine a transformed UFT?

Hi All, If the idea of a different UFT intrigues you. . .if you can imagine a union that stands up to the attacks on us and our students. . . having a say in what OUR union does with OUR dues money. . . . if you want a union that recognizes the racism and inequityContinue reading “Learn about MORE this summer: Can YOU imagine a transformed UFT?”

SOTU is now MORE! – Weekly Update 04.23.12 – Fight vs. Turnarounds Thursday + Committee Meetings + People’s Assembly against Mayoral Control

M.O.R.E – Movement of Rank and File Educators Weekly Update #4 – 04.23.12 Greetings SOTU Activists, SOTU is now MORE! Thank you everyone for coming to our membership meeting on Saturday.  Although the democratic process was messy and long, we agreed to found the Movement of Rank and File Educators, approved a mission statement, decidedContinue reading “SOTU is now MORE! – Weekly Update 04.23.12 – Fight vs. Turnarounds Thursday + Committee Meetings + People’s Assembly against Mayoral Control”

Fwd: State of the Union – Weekly Update #3 – 04.15.12 – Exciting Week coming up – Membership Meeting 4/21, Turnaround Demo 4/19, Eval Forum 4/17, DA 4/18

State of the Union  – Weekly Update #3 – 04.15.12 Greetings SOTU Activists, We hope everyone had a relaxing spring break.  However, there is a very exciting week coming up to prepare for, culminating in our membership meeting on Saturday April 21st at noon, where we will make important decisions about the Points of UnityContinue reading “Fwd: State of the Union – Weekly Update #3 – 04.15.12 – Exciting Week coming up – Membership Meeting 4/21, Turnaround Demo 4/19, Eval Forum 4/17, DA 4/18”

TEACHERS AND STUDENTS FOR TRAYVON!

SPREAD THE WORD….. Stickers here / RSVP on FB here TEACHERS AND STUDENTS  FOR TRAYVON!  Trayvon Martin's tragic killing has brought thousands into the street to demand justice for his family. Justice for Trayvon Martin means justice for all who are targeted because of the color of their skin. In New York City schools, our studentsContinue reading “TEACHERS AND STUDENTS FOR TRAYVON!”