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Marzapan @Marzapanarchy🔁 Solidarity with @UAW4121, this rally and strike is so inspiring. All power to the workers. #UWStrike
Jamaica Rose @JamaicaRose🔁 "Our minds are boundless but our money is not" #UWstrike #bebetter @UAW4121 @amcauce
Tyler Valentine @AsteroidXplorer🔁 Who's got the power?
WE GOT THE POWER
What kind of power?
Sarah Fredrick @sasafred🔁 Bio grads on strike #UWstrike @UWBiology
Chris Gregory @c59gregory🔁 #UWstrike an eye-opening poster
UAW Local 5810 @UAW5810🔁 4121 members from all our picket locations converge on 15th at the end of today’s #UWstrike
UAW4121 @UAW4121🔁Seattle IWW out in support of strike, including Branch Secretary Lindsay Mimir, shown here with a megaphone.
avocado hand luke @vogon🔁Myself and the rest of ’s editorial board have released an official statement of support of . “The quality of our education lies in the hands of the UW administration, and The Daily editorial board finds it imperative to meet the UAW’s demands.”
Emily Willard @Bidadash🔁 a great oped about how doesn’t fairly compensate us for our work thestand.org ttps://twitter.com/i/web/status/996901147922259968" target="_blank">twitter.com
Nicholas Hunt-Walker @nhuntwalker🔁In instructing us to be "neutral," UW adminstration tries to ensure we (faculty) are on the side of administration. Did faculty forget what it is like to be a grad student? Underpaid, overworked, and the backbone of the university.
Emily Willard @Bidadash🔁From teachers in North Carolina to student employees at the University of Washington, workers are standing up a demanding better!
Emily Willard @Bidadash🔁Yesterday morning, I shook hands with construction workers as they walked off their job sites at in solidarity with us . Many of them are currently bargaining for their own rights, and I'm ready to return the favor when they need our support.
Shannon @Shannon12423276🔁The scene here at UW for the strike is pure inspiration. “Whose got the power? We’ve got the power. What kind of power? Union power!”
Jonathan Beck @jchasbeck🔁The editorial board of endorses ASE , noting decreasing commitment to education (!) from et al: As class sizes twitter.com go up (and faculty appointments disappear), students increasingly rely on poverty wage TAs.
Rajini Rao @madamscientist🔁Grad stipend is $32,894 for the current year. Area cost of living in Baltimore is 90, lower than national avg. UW twitter.com stipends seem low in comparison.
Alex Lowe @h2_Lo🔁Today, thousands of student employees showed as they continue their fight for fair pay, equity, and a harassment-free workplace. Do better !
Caean Couto @CaeanCouto🔁Myself and the rest of ’s editorial board have released an official statement of support of . “The quality of our edu twitter.com cation lies in the hands of the UW administration, and The Daily editorial board finds it imperative to meet the UAW’s demands.”
Seattle IWW @SeattleIWW🔁Seattle IWW out in support of strike, including Branch Secretary Lindsay Mimir, shown here with a megaphone. twitter.com
Joel Gombiner @joelgombiner🔁My heart swells to see and hear stories of all the different union workers across the state that are participating in our AES strike today. From plumbers to truckers people saw our picket lines and halted their work ✊
Nicholas Hunt-Walker @nhuntwalker🔁82% of our members are rent-burdened. “doesn't have a plan" to address the rising cost of living in Seattle. But we do. on 5/15
Robin McLachlan @RobinMcLachlan🔁Yesterday morning, I shook hands with construction workers as they walked off their job sites at in solidarity with twitter.com us . Many of them are currently bargaining for their own rights, and I'm ready to return the favor when they need our support.
Ashton @heeeyitsashton🔁 The budget of a @UW grad student employee....
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Windham Hill DJ Nite @cascadiasolid🔁See ’s thoughts in . But today ’s working community came together to reject this rationale. If ASEs must starve because other employees are also starving, that’s admin’s problem to fix.
MLK Labor @MLKLabor🔁From teachers in North Carolina to student employees at the University of Washington, workers are standing up a deman twitter.com ding better!
MLK Labor @MLKLabor🔁. has a $3.4 billion endowment, but somehow can't afford to pay it's student employees so they aren't living in pove twitter.com rty.
Jacob O'Connor @Jacob_J_OConnor🔁Aaaaaand....here's the recap of the today I wrote with for with more photos from !
TinyShouts @accidental_puns🔁Still can't get over this statement from re: grad student contract. "UW’s graduate teaching and research assistants twitter.com now earn between $31 and $37 per hour, based on a 20-hour work week." What 20-hour work week are we talking about and can I get one?
Jacob O'Connor @Jacob_J_OConnor🔁I got quoted here re: mental health services ! I had to wait > 2 months for a therapist & I couldn't afford continuing care after reaching the limit, ~10 free ($0 co-pay) visits / year.
Pedagogies of Resistance @AngryYorkGrad🔁My gran always gave two pieces of advice: 1) never leave home without a pack of tissues, and 2) never cross a picket line. She was always right about the tissues... just sayin. I'll get my UW mail another day.
The Stand @TheStandWA🔁Wednesday at The Stand: War on unions | | Next up: North Carolina thestand.org ref="https://twitter.com/i/web/status/996784659336806401" target="_blank">twitter.com
fake geek guy @light_rook🔁Today, graduate students and other ASEs at are on strike!
We are striking for better healthcare, lower fees, and higher wages. We work 60 hours a week, get paid for 20, and says there's no money for raises to keep up with rent.
Caean Couto @CaeanCouto🔁Working with talented reporters like and is easily the best part of my job - check out their kick-ass coverage of the from today. I'm a proud editor <3
SEIU6 @SEIU6🔁The entire King County labor community stands with as they fight for fair pay and ok improved working conditions.
Devin Short @d_a_short🔁Workers from Seattle Central College bring WFSE Local 304 support to show their solidarity with UAW 4121!
Devin Short @d_a_short🔁Spent a small part of my morning supporting at the ! The main rally is at Red Square at noon! Fellow undergrads, please stand in solidarity for your TAs and PostDocs! 💛💜
Kevin Weitemier @Weitemier🔁I will join my fellow academic students employees on strike from my TA position tomorrow. can't expect us to teach effectively or to perform cutting edge research if we don't make a living wage
Gina Athena Ulysse @ginaathena🔁Getting ready to strike w/ - fellow University of Washington graduate student employees! We WILL stand out and be heard for a better committment towards our academic livelihood from the institution!
Univ. of Iowa AAUP @UIowaAAUP🔁First year English cohort showing up to demand a fair contract! striking today!
Kathleen Farley @katitarian🔁 Not working today in Solidarity with my grad students, postdocs, and all workers who deserve fair treatment. See y'all at noon!
Silvia Loría @sil_locs🔁We need a living wage to teach and do research. We should be producing knowledge, not worrying about being able to pay for food and rent.
Shumo Chu @shumochu🔁. wants us to .
That’s why they underpaid us for years and now are aiming for the median pay of peer institutions and not accounting for cost of living in Seattle.
Show some LEADERSHIP !
Jared Roesch @roeschinc🔁If wants to , it needs to recruit competitive graduate student researchers and teachers. It can’t do this without providing a fair contract to ASEs that recognizes our vital role on campus. TODAY
Joanna @jm_rives🔁Faculty think they should be neutral while the UWPD are out there intimidating students in our name? I don't think so.
Homo Radical Black Feministicus @LactationJrny🔁Want to help today at the ? Call to ask why she has a salary $400,000 above average for university presidents when her graduate student workers can't even pay rent.
Olivia V. Sanderfoot @osanderfoot🔁Yeah, I was definitely not offered that much when accepted to UC Berkeley. I'm not commenting one way or another on t twitter.com he strike here, but facts matter. Especially at the bargaining table.
Olivia Kosterlitz @livkosterlitz🔁I would love to add to this! 1) a well organized, civil, & justified by grads, 2) striking students came to their colleague's thesis defense to cheer him on 3) many grads after getting up at 4am & being on their feet ALL day basically went to work immediately!
Heidi Nelson @hd_nels🔁I had absolutely intended to be at today's ...but the unfinished slides for my defense talk (plus the associated anx twitter.com iety) totally consumed my day. ☹ I have so many feelings about grad school right now!
Beth Martin @bethkarenmartin🔁Grad students at UW are striking today for better wages, elimination of nebulous fees, and inclusive healthcare.
Kyle @kylehessUW🔁UAW 4121 has been on strike at various locations around the UW Campus since 5am. The strike has come after UW failed to present a contract UAW deemed acceptable. The pickets will remain scattered until noon, when a main rally will take place in red square.