Since the overthrow of President Dilma Rouseff last August, Brazil's social movements have come under increasing attack from the new rightwing government of Michel Temer. In one particularly egregious case, police and military forces invaded the education center of the Movimento dos Trabalhadores Rurais Sem Terra (MST), the Movement of… Read More
"The Challenge of Precarious Labor" is the title of a conference being organized by the Albert Shanker Institute, to be held in Washington, DC on December 5. UALE is a co-sponsor of the event.
As the conference literature states,
"Over the last four decades, precarious labor — unstable, contingent or… Read More
by Sarah Laslett
The Washington State Labor Education and Research Center (WA LERC) started drawing the ire and attention of the right-wing Freedom Foundation back in 2014. It all started because the Freedom Foundation didn’t think it was appropriate for the Labor Center to contract with the Washington State Labor… Read More
In order to promote scholarship in our field, UALE has established two projects to support the work of labor educators: UALE Research Grants, and the New Generation Award.
The purpose ot the Research Grants is to fund research related to workers, unions, and employment policy. Preference will be given to… Read More