Archive for June, 2013

NYC Community Safety Act Is a Law of the Land

Friday, June 28th, 2013



New York Community Safety Act …

Thursday, June 27th, 2013


D:F/M State of Emergency

Tuesday, June 25th, 2013


More about this later.

What Is the Significance of This Vehicle?

Monday, June 17th, 2013



More About NYS Healthy Workplace Bill S3863 (Workplace Anti-Bullying Bill)

Saturday, June 15th, 2013

The email I sent to NYS Senator John DeFrancisco, Chair of the Senate Finance Committee, is better than the previous one sent to several senators on the Labor Committee of the New York State Senate. It’s more accurate.

Greggory w Morris
Sent: Thursday, June 13, 2013 8:32 AM
Senator John DeFrancisco []
Dear Senator John DeFrancisco, Chair of the Senate Finance Committee,

I am a tenured assistant journalism professor at Hunter College and I am writing to ask you to put S3863 on the Senate Finance Committee agenda before the legislative session ends. The workplace bullying that I have witnessed and experienced at Hunter is the most profane in my journalism career as a reporter and teacher.


New York State Healthy Workplace Bill S3863 (Workplace Anti-Bullying Bill)

Thursday, June 13th, 2013

I posted the following on the Hunter College Listserv, which is the main listserv for the College.  Hopefully, its obviously explanatory.


I was up in Albany early in the fall semester for my first lobbying efforts to support this NYS workplace anti-bullying bill with professors from several campuses around the state. Lobbying can be empowering. We were joined by serious activists. More about this later.

I sent the following off to New York State Senator José Peralta, Minority Whip and the rest of the labor committee members: