Join the fight against austerity
UAW 2865 is one of the largest public sector unions in California, representing over 19,000 workers across the state. Given our numbers and occupation as public sector education workers, TAs, Tutors, and Readers at the UC are in a position to organize and win demands that benefit not just our bargaining unit, but the wider community as a whole.
How can you participate in your union to fight for students, workers, and the public during this crisis?
Sign the pledge to show your support for a just recovery, and sign up to organize to win!
If you aren’t already a union member, sign up to join the majority. To build the kind of worker power necessary to win a truly public UC for all, it’ll take each and every Academic Student Worker across the university actively participating in union organizing.
Get Involved in the Fight
Student workers can win this fight against austerity and for public education, a just recovery, and a UC for all only if everyone joins in together. To get involved in the fight:
- Ratify the framework for a just recovery by signing the pledge to fight for the public
- Phone bank union members and voters in support of 2020 ballot measures and local elections
- Attend campaign events to learn more about the fight
Winning in November
The California working class has an opportunity this November to make significant gains at the polls. A number of statewide ballot initiatives, if passed, will invest state funds into public goods and expand the housing, voting, and employment rights of millions of workers, students, and communities of color. UAW 2865 members have voted to endorse and fight for the following: