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SLAP This: It's Time to Push Back on the Campus Labor Movement

When I first learned that Penn’s Student Labor Action Project (SLAP) was engaging in an initiative to compel the University of Pennsylvania to contribute Payments In Lieu of Taxes (PILOTs) to the city of Philadelphia’s struggling school system, I was alarmed that the rationale provided for Penn’s participation was essentially based on the unfortunately inaccurate assumption that “it doesn’t matter what you give–anything will help.” I was likewise alarmed when SLAP joined up with the national $15 minimum wage movement on the basis of purely moral appeals, presenting an honorable front that was nevertheless infused with bad economics and a classist distaste for those who dared to disagree. 1,139 more words

Happy people and happy endings

Oh my goodness I do love a great party, it gives me extra hope for humanity. This one had a few hundred happy people, and you know it’s going to be good when you see the whole roast pig. 592 more words

Pilots picket at MSP, protest Sun Country's 'unacceptable' offer

In shifts of about 50, Sun Country pilots and their colleagues from other airlines marched silently in single file outside Terminal 2 at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport this afternoon. 505 more words

Union Events

2015 Fall TV Pilots: NBC

Lastly, here are the NBC pilots up for consideration for the 2015-2016 TV season:

Blindspot – A beautiful woman, with no memories of her past, is found naked in Times Square with her body fully covered in intricate tattoos. 674 more words


The Law of the Land Affects our Skies

The important issues facing airline pilots and the North American airline industry require real, lasting solutions. Airline pilots, airlines, airports, aircraft manufacturers, small communities, general aviators, and many others live by the decisions of a nation’s lawmakers and regulators. 403 more words

Level The Playing Field

2015 Fall TV Pilots: FOX

Here are the FOX pilots up for consideration for the 2015-2016 TV season:

Frankenstein – This drama follows Ray Pritchard, a morally corrupt retired cop, who is given a second chance at life when he is brought back from the dead. 411 more words


Arrow/Flash Spinoff: Mystery Hero Cast

The CW’s Arrow/Flash spinoff project has added a bit of Drameh, with the filling of its third and final new role. 231 more words

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