This is an excerpt from the Laborpress's coverage of the PSC-RF Central Office Rally on May 21. Click here to read more.
May 22, 2013
By Joe Maniscalco
PSC-CUNY Research Foundation protest.
Protesters march outside Research Foundation HQ.
New York, NY - Frustration levels were high outside the CUNY Research Foundation's 230 West 41st headquarters on Tuesday, as employees who have been working without a contract since last December hit the pavement to protest what many view as management's increasing greed and hostility. (Watch Video)
"I've never experienced this type of insistence on taking advantage of people that work with you every day," Central Office Chapter Chair Anthony Dixon told Laborpress. "Research Management has decided that it's important for them to squeeze as much as they can out of the union members."
The Research Foundation (RF) is a private, not-for-profit educational corporation that supports City University of New York faculty and staff in identifying and obtaining external support from government and private sponsors.