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Black Lives Matter to Labor

Rev. Terry L. Melvin | Posted 04.29.2015 | Black Voices
Rev. Terry L. Melvin

It is not enough to scrape by and survive. It is not acceptable to try and make a dollar out of fifteen cents. Black Lives Matter beyond just living, it matters in how we live, the way we live, and the way this society has attempted to prevent us from living.

Cuomo, Bloomberg Agree To Work Together On 'Last in, First Out' Teacher Rule

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Three days after blindsiding Mayor Bloomberg, Gov. Cuomo now says he wants to work with the mayor to end the "last in, first out" teacher layoff rule....

WATCH: Assembly Blocks Bill To End 'Last In, First Out'

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Mayor Bloomberg's dreams of ending the "last in, first out" rule for laying off teachers appear to be crushed. Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver said h...

Ending 'Last In, First Out' Rule Is 'Wisconsin Model Of Politics': Union

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

A chief labor leader blasted efforts to end the "last in, first out" rule for teacher layoffs as Wisconsin-style union busting. Under the existing ru...