Solidarity Social Media

Take a few minutes today and go the following Solidarity social media platforms listed below. We need you to like and share as many of the election postings as possible. Remember, ballots will be recieved this week.  The platforms are as follows:Facebook: UFT Solidarity Twitter: UFTSolidarityInstagram: uftsolidarity Use the hashtag #strongerunion  Thank you for… Read More

General Meeting

Hello all. We will be hosting our General Caucus Meeting on Fri, March 15 from 5:30 to 7:30pm. Agenda will be posted once it becomes available. If you are able to come, please email us at solidaritycaucus [AT] gmail [DOT] com or by going to the Facebook invite below.  https://www.facebook.com/events/384173275731218/… Read More

Unity, MORE, and New Action Take Shots At Union Democracy

Union democracy is a part of UFT Solidarity’s guiding principles and on our platforms for both the 2016 and 2019 elections.     Having a democratic union ensures all members proper and fair representation and transparency.     Having a democratic union ensures that all members have a voice and a place… Read More

Petitions!

Please email us at info@uftsolidarity.org if you need a packet of petitions. Every little bit counts. We will email you a packet with instructions. Next, if you have signed petitions and need to get them to a UFT Solidarity candidate, please email Lydia, Marie, or Francesco. We can schedule a… Read More

Minutes from January 11th Meeting: Election Planning, Spreading the Word!

                  UFT Solidarity Meeting Date of Meeting:        January 11, 2019                                           Meeting Facilitator: various Participants: Lydia, Eleni, Quinn, Eric, Monica, Johnny, Claudia, Tiffany FOCUS OF MEETING: Election and Signature Prep Agenda Item(s): Record Specific and Major Points Discussed/Participants Contributions/Feedback Social Media Video Posts Jan 12 Childcare Worker Event (Tiffany) How will we… Read More

Why Run in the 2019 UFT Elections?

We recently have been hearing from UFT members affiliated with Unity and non-political groups asking us the following question, “What point do you plan to make by running in an election Unity is most certainly guaranteed to win?” Another member asked us: “What have you learned from the past election?… Read More

ATRs Are Fighting Back, While The UFT Remains Silent

In May of 2018, approximately 30 ATRs, many of which belong to the UFT Solidarity Caucus, filed an age discrimination suit against the NYCDOE. In summary, they claim that there are discriminatory hiring practices based on their age, and therefore salary, the prevent them from finding permanent jobs. All the… Read More