Workers Union Statement on UNC-Chapel Hill Declaring Condition 2 in response to Hurricane Florence

On September 10, 2018, in light of Hurricane Florence’s threat to the UNC-Chapel Hill campus, the University determined that it would move to Condition 2 starting at 5 p.m. Wednesday, September 12th and remain in Condition 2 through Sunday, September 16th. While the University encouraged “all students...to leave the Chapel Hill area,” in order to … Continue reading Workers Union Statement on UNC-Chapel Hill Declaring Condition 2 in response to Hurricane Florence

Coalition of Graduate Employee Unions Resolution in support of Maya Little, against Confederate statues, and in solidarity with Southern labor movements

Generations of anti-racist activists at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (UNC) have called on campus administrators to remove the Confederate statue known as Silent Sam. The statue was funded by the United Daughters of the Confederacy, an organization that lauded confederate soldiers as “the real Klu Klux Klan.” In the statue’s 1913 … Continue reading Coalition of Graduate Employee Unions Resolution in support of Maya Little, against Confederate statues, and in solidarity with Southern labor movements