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SF CCSF Faculty & Students Protest Cuts And Austerity Outside Board Meeting
AFT 2121 teacher Community College Of San Francisco teachers and students as well as supporters on rallied outside the meeting of the Board of Trustees to protest the attacks on their wages and the dismantlement of the college by the appointed special trustee and the board of trustees.
SF CCSF Faculty & Students Protest Cuts
And Austerity Outside Board Meeting
On December 13, 2012 a protest was held outside the Community College
of San Francisco Board of Trustees meeting to protest the demands for big
wage cuts and austerity despite the passage of a revenue increase through
proposition A in the last election in San Francisco. According to union
members the appointed trustee who is paid $1000 a day is engaged in
disassembling the college and removing any local and staff control.
The teachers are members of AFT 2121 and their union along with
SEIU 1021 faces major cuts and the downsizing of the college which has
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Some Community College Of San Francisco trustees went outside to hear the songs and protest of teachers and students
SF city college AFT 2121 member were angry that despite the passage of Proposition A providing for more funding for the college the trustees are moving ahead to attack their wages and to eliminate more classes.
Photo of AFT 2121 faculty singing songs