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Queen's News: Student objects to pornographic course materials: http://www.queensjournal.ca/…/student-objects-to-pornograp…/

On Wednesday, Maria Shuster posted a video on Facebook — which was removed hours later — of her professor displaying pornography in class. While Shuster felt the explicit material was “uncomfortable,” her professor stands by the choice to include it.
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Opinion: Faculty strike is 'moving the goal posts': http://dialognews.ca/…/10/19/faculty-strike-moving-goal-po…/

At a rally in support of striking faculty, JP Hornick said that as an introvert, it was hellish to give a speech to the crowd of workers and students.
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In the News: Minister says labour reforms have broad support: https://www.waterloochronicle.ca/…/7663923-minister-says-l…/

Kimberly Ellis-Hale teaches sociology at Wilfrid Laurier University and she’s hoping the coming changes to provincial labour laws will help people like her — the part-time faculty who do most of the...
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From the US: Academic Freedom in the Age of Trump: http://billmoyers.com/story/academic-freedom-age-trump/

Bill Moyers and Professor Joan Wallach Scott talk about the chilling atmosphere on campuses for both students and faculty.
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Queen's News: Principal outlines priorities for 2017-18: http://www.queensu.ca/…/principal-outlines-priorities-2017-…

The Principal has outlined his major priorities for Queen’s University in 2017-18. In this interview with the Queen’s Gazette, Daniel Woolf previews w...
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More than 12,000 OPSEU college faculty members continue to make headlines following the start of their strike at 12:01 a.m. October 16, 2017. Find some of the coverage by clicking on the links below. College strike the tip of the temp-work iceberg, expert says (Toronto Star)
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#StandWithFaculty: Solidarity rally to support college faculty on strike: https://opseu.org/…/solidarity-rally-support-college-facult…

Toronto – A solidarity rally will be held at York Campus to Support Striking Ontario College Faculty on Thursday, Oct. 19th, from 12-2pm on York Campus. Held jointly by OPSEU 560 and the Cross Campus Coalition of Unions at York University, the rally will include speakers from OPSEU and supporting un...
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OCUFA Report: OCUFA stands in solidarity with Ontario's college faculty: http://mailchi.mp/…/ocufa-report-ocufa-stands-in-solidarity…

In this issue... OCUFA stands in solidarity with Ontario's college faculty / After weeklong strike Laurentian faculty win fair collective agreement
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New deal for Trent part-time academic workers: http://www.thepeterboroughexaminer.com/…/new-four-year-deal…

A new four-year contract for more than 300 student academic employees at Trent University has now been ratified by the university's board of governors and the Canadian Union of Public Employees Local 3908 Unit 2.
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In the News: College faculty strike in the news - Day two: https://opseu.org/news/college-faculty-strike-news-day-two

More than 12,000 OPSEU college faculty members continue to make headlines following the start of their strike at 12:01 a.m. October 16, 2017. Find some of the coverage by clicking on the links below. 'A very unstable situation': Voices from the picket lines of Ontario's college strike (Metronews.ca)
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FYI: On the Line: College Faculty Strike Bulletin #1: https://opseu.org/ne…/line-college-faculty-strike-bulletin-1

An Ontario college faculty strike publication Issue #1 Support pours in as faculty strike begins #Standwithfaculty was trending on social media as college faculty joined picket lines across the province on Monday. Support came pouring in from students, parents, and community and union allies, keepin...
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Article: Universities unite against the academic black market: http://theconversation.com/universities-unite-against-the-a…

Across Canada and around the world, thousands of students are paying cash for good grades - in tests, essays and even PhD theses. On Oct. 18, 2017, universities globally are fighting back.
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Opinion: College strikes a symptom of broken business model: https://www.thestar.com/…/college-strikes-a-symptom-of-brok…

If everyone is losing out — students, teachers, colleges, parents, politicians — why are we continuing down a dead end?
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In the News: Why Ontario college faculty members are on strike: http://www.cbc.ca/…/toron…/ontario-colleges-strike-1.4356471

Thousands of faculty members with Ontario colleges are on picket lines Monday and hundreds of thousands of students are without classes after bargaining teams for the union and the colleges failed to reach an agreement over the weekend.
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In the News: College faculty strike in the news - Day one: https://opseu.org/news/college-faculty-strike-news-day-one

More than 12,000 OPSEU college faculty members are making headlines today following the start of their strike this morning. Click the links below to see a sampling of some of the coverage.
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Queen's Faculty Member Opinion: Why I’m ignoring the Law Society’s Orwellian dictate: https://beta.theglobeandmail.com/…/why-im…/article36599997/…

Forcing lawyers to subscribe to a particular worldview for regulatory purposes is an unacceptable intrusion into a lawyer’s liberty
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Queen's News: First Queen’s Remembers plinth unveiled: http://www.queensu.ca/…/first-queens-remembers-plinth-unvei…

Visitors to Queen’s University now have a new resource to educate them about the traditional inhabitants of what we know today as the Kingston area. ...
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