Archive for May, 2014

New York Healthy Workplace Bill – Action Needed – Part II

Friday, May 23rd, 2014

The NYS Healthy Workplace Bill (HWB) Assembly Bill A4965 / Senate Bill S3863 is expected to go to a vote in both the Assembly and Senate Labor Committees.  This bill addresses bullying in the workplace. The New York Healthy Workplace Advocates (NYHWA) is asking for your assistance by calling several members of both committees to ask for their vote in the passage of the bill.

Below, New York City Assemblymembers to be contacted:

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New York Healthy Workplace Bill – Action Needed – Part I

Tuesday, May 20th, 2014

The NYS Healthy Workplace Bill (HWB) Assembly Bill A4965 / Senate Bill S3863 is expected to go to a vote in both the Assembly and Senate Labor Committees.  This bill addresses bullying in the workplace. The New York Healthy Workplace Advocates (NYHWA) is asking for your assistance by calling several members of both committees to ask for their vote in the passage of the bill.

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The 2014 James Aronson Awards for Social Justice Journalism

Monday, May 19th, 2014

The truth. The whole truth. And nothing but the truth. And more truth to come about James Arson and the Aronson Awards.

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Attention D:F/M Colleagues Complicit with Phony Violence in the Workplace Complaints

Tuesday, May 13th, 2014

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Tuesday, May 13th, 2014

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D:F/M Chimera Can Be Overwhelming at Times But Watching Hannibal Gets Me Through Faculty Meetings and Other Things Hunter, I Must Admit

Monday, May 12th, 2014

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Background Info for Rally to Support Bullied Lancaster, NY Bus Drivers

Sunday, May 11th, 2014
Lancaster, NY, Bus Drivers

Lancaster, NY, Bus Drivers

From info@nyhwa.org [info@nyhwa.org]. Rally, Monday, May 12, 2014, 6-7 PM

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Rally to Support Bullied Lancaster, NY Bus Drivers

Sunday, May 11th, 2014

From info@nyhwa.org [info@nyhwa.org]. Rally: Monday, May 12, 2014 6-7 PM

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They  have been subjected to an abusive work environment. Come support them just before a board meeting on Monday to show your support to stop abusive work environments. We’ll be meeting at the First Bible Baptist Church on Forton Road in Lancaster, NY.

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Hunter College Powers That Be, Attention

Friday, May 9th, 2014

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Hunter College Powers That Be: I’m Trying to Get Your Attention

Friday, May 9th, 2014

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Breaking News About Hunter College President Jennifer Raab

Thursday, May 8th, 2014

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A New York Times Puff Piece About a D:F/M Pulitzer Prize Winning Colleague Taking a Hike

Wednesday, May 7th, 2014

Me Thinks the New York Times Didn’t Do the Math

Sour Mash Or Sour Grapes?

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Bernard Stein

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D:F/M Department Chair Jay Roman Running on His Track Record to Help Him Be Re-Elected for a Fourth Term as Department Chair

Wednesday, May 7th, 2014
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Jay Roman, Center

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May 5 Albany Lobbying Trip for New York State Healthy Workplace Bill – S3863/A4965 – First of Several Posts

Wednesday, May 7th, 2014

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Lobbying effort was headed by NYHWA Co-Coordinator Mike Schlicht. We visited several offices and we were on the run the whole day. As my perceptions of lobbying sharpened, I took in as many sights as possible — besides describing to legislators and/or their aides the sociopathy and sadism [also] and debauchery of the workplace bullying  in the Department of Film and Media Studies, Hunter College, City University of New York. I write about it better than I speak but I’m getting it down.

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