Strikes

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Report: Some Pa. State Universities Could Merge or Close

For the first time in its 35-year history, the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education will reportedly consider merging or closing some of its 14 […]

SEPTA station closed, 13th street
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Fact-Checking the SEPTA Strike: Three Claims Debunked

After the clock struck midnight this morning and close to 5,000 of SEPTA’s unionized workers went on strike in Philadelphia, the city was (characteristically) quick to react.

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Students Don’t Know How to Handle the State University Faculty Strike

https://twitter.com/afamiglietti/status/788736925536493568 More than 5,000 faculty members at Pennsylvania’s 14 state-owned universities went on strike this morning in a move that affects more than 100,000 students, […]

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SEPTA Union Votes to Authorize Strike

The Regional Rail fiasco may have just ended, but SEPTA’s woes are far from over. The roughly 5,000-member Transport Workers Union Local 234, which represents […]

Workers on strike outside Just Born plant; also, some peeps
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The Workers Who Make Peeps Are on Strike

The people who make Peeps have paraded away from their posts. Earlier this week, workers at Just Born in Bethlehem went on strike after rejecting […]