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Notes for Tomorrow’s Conference Day

A few quick notes on tomorrow’s conference day… We will meet promptly at Majestic Gardens in Rocky Point at 8:30 am. Please wear your PJSTA shirts. Breakfast will be served earlier than usual. Zephyr Teachout, gubernatorial candidate will address our membership. … Continue reading

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A Few More Thanks

After my post from yesterday on who I am thankful for this Labor Day, Jack Zamek left a comment.  I thought the comment provided a lot more insight into our history and was worthy of posting here.  Thanks Jack! To … Continue reading

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Many Labor Day Thanks

Labor Day, a creation of the labor movement, is a special time for union members to reflect on what their unions have done for them.  The enhancements to their life that their unions have provided. Last year I wrote a … Continue reading

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PJSTA Flashback: 38 years ago!

A friend of ours sent this along.  The newspaper clipping below, from the Long Island Press dated September 8, 1976 tells the story of three Long Island locals who voted to authorize strikes.  One of those locals was your very … Continue reading

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Links on Teachout & NYSUT

I’ve been out of commission for a few days as I had some laptop issues resolved.  However I am back in action and have a few links to pass on that we should all be reading. First to Zephyr Teachout, … Continue reading

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