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Posted Thursday, September 3, 2020 - 9:22am in jclower's blog
The deadline to register to vote for the general election is Oct. 5. The deadline to request an absentee ballot is Oct. 22.
Posted Tuesday, June 9, 2020 - 4:41pm in jclower's blog
Indiana University Bloomington's chapter of AAUP (American Association of University Professors) has issued a statement of its concerns about the IU Restart Committee's Recommendations Report: Read it here at:...
Posted Tuesday, April 7, 2020 - 12:47pm in jclower's blog
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Posted Friday, January 11, 2019 - 11:12am in jclower's blog
I’ve worked several 9-to-5 jobs in my time, among them: janitor (dress factory); assembly line worker (textile factory, shoe factory); and book cataloguer (university library).
Posted Wednesday, September 6, 2017 - 10:21am in jclower's blog
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Posted Thursday, April 6, 2017 - 12:36pm in jclower's blog
Indiana University - Bloomington will host the 2017 annual Working Class Studies Association Conference, May 31 - June 3.
Posted Wednesday, February 22, 2017 - 12:41pm in jclower's blog
Bloomington Immigrant Rights is a coalition of local organizations, including Popp Law Office, UndocuHoosier Alliance, El Centro Comunal Latino, La Casa Latino...
Posted Saturday, February 4, 2017 - 12:47pm in jclower's blog
--This blog by Patrick Brantlinger originally appeared in the "Herald-Times" (Jan. 30, 2017) as a guest column.
Posted Thursday, January 7, 2016 - 5:56pm in jclower's blog
(Adapted from remarks by IU Professor Joe Varga in 2016.)
Posted Friday, December 11, 2015 - 4:36pm in jclower's blog
Byron Bangert, Bloomington Human Rights Commission chair: Have you seen this decal at the restaurants you patronize?
Posted Wednesday, November 18, 2015 - 2:16pm in jclower's blog
Jessica Fraser, with Indiana Institute for Working Families, presented a Power Point on “Raising the Wage and the Status of Working Families in Indiana,” which you can view here:...
Posted Tuesday, November 17, 2015 - 3:09pm in jclower's blog
On November 4, at Indiana University, two of today’s most transformative leaders--North Carolina NAACP president and the architect of the Moral Mondays movement, Reverend William Barber, and AFL-CIO President Richard...
Posted Monday, November 16, 2015 - 1:55pm in jclower's blog
With the holidays near, can calls to “shop local” be far behind?
Posted Thursday, August 27, 2015 - 4:47pm in jclower's blog
The “Themester” (theme for the semester) for fall 2015 on the IU-Bloomington campus is: “@Work: the Nature of Labor on a Changin
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