The most unpopular man in Birmingham, Ala., these days is Dr. Ray Watts, the president of the University of Alabama-Birmingham. Earlier this month, Watts announced that the school was going to eliminate its football team. You can just imagine what happened next.
Union advocates applauded two decisions by the National Labor Relations Board last week, one of which protects the right of employees using work email for union communications.
If you care about whether your income taxes go up, or whether your street is repaved, or whether the firehouse down the street stays open, then you should care about the war between Ohio's state government and its cities and counties over money.
Read the full article in The Cincinnati Enquirer HERE.
On Tuesday, October 28th and Wednesday, October 29th the AAUP Political, Social, Academic Freedom, and Issues Action Committee is sponsoring “UC VOTES.” During these action-days faculty are encouraged to talk your colleagues, students, and the entire university community about the importance of voting. It is also an opportunity to educate the UC community about the ease of early voting in the State of Ohio.