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Janus, The UFT, and the KT Extinction

In 2014, UFT leadership watched the Friedrichs case come at them (and all of us) like dinosaurs watching the extinction-causing comet hurtling towards earth.  They stared slack-jawed, and did nothing outside of introducing a hashtag or two and a tepid social media campaign. 1,449 more words

Passenger Who Missed His Flight Runs Across Tarmac, Attempts to Break Down Door of Wrong Plane

Sometimes never is better than late.

After missing his flight from Melbourne to Adelaide, Australia, on Thursday, a 57-year-old man took matters into his own hands by running out onto the tarmac and attempting to rip open the door of a nearby Jetstar plane. 291 more words

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What the Labor Movement Could Do If the Supreme Court Rules Against Fair Share Fees in Janus

How might the U.S. labor movement respond if the Supreme Court strikes down Abood and rules against fair share fees? ILEPI’s Frank Manzo IV takes a look. 948 more words

Here's What It's Really Like to Be in Windsor Ahead of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's Wedding

The eyes of the world are on Windsor this week, as Prince Harry and Meghan Markle prepare to walk down the aisle.

But as the crowds descend for the royal wedding, the town remains as idyllic a place to wait for the big day as ever. 685 more words

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This Cheeky Luggage Collection from Paravel and Net-a-Porter Was Made for Long Weekends

Just in time for Memorial Day weekend, Paravel, the chic travel brand known for its lightweight, stain-proof luggage, has teamed up with luxury e-retailer Net-a-Porter to offer us the festive travel accessory of our long-weekend dreams. 154 more words

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Pilot Makes Emergency Landing After Crew Member Gets 'Sucked Halfway Out of the Window' Mid Flight

One pilot is being hailed as a hero after guiding his crew and passengers to safety in a terrifying incident.

Captain Liu Chuanjian made an emergency landing on Monday after windshield of his Sichuan Airlines plane shattered and his co-pilot was sucked halfway out of the window, according to… 315 more words

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The Impending Effects of the Janus Case on Public Sector Workers

A new report finds that a Janus decision against fair share fees would lower public sector worker earnings and have negative impacts on the U.S. economy. 551 more words