Joe Berry

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Joe Berry, retired contingent historian and labor educator, City College of San Francisco and University of Illinois (and those are just the places I retired from). Presently teaching at Ton Duc Thang University, Faculty of Labor Relations and Trade Unions.

The ‘Golden Age’ is Over: Time to Fight for the Future

by on October 2, 2017

I am very glad to have been asked to contribute to this blog. The world of contingency, especially in the history and labor studies disciplines, has been my own personal world since 1980, with a very few breaks. I have been privileged to participate, almost continuously, in the labor movement and the part of the faculty labor movement that represented contingent faculty for better, or worse in some cases.

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