Wednesday, February 26, 2014 Publishes Article by Dr. Keith Hoeller, via "Equality for Contingent Faculty"

"Equality for Contingent Faculty: Overcoming the Two-Tier System" is a book of articles edited by Dr. Keith Hoeller. On Sunday, February 16, 2014, published a selection from one of the articles, this one written by Dr. Hoeller: "The Academic Labor System of Faculty Apartheid." Sunday, Feb 16, 2014 
"The Wal-Mart-ization of higher education: How young professors are getting screwed:
More and more faculty at America's colleges and university are underpaid and undervalued. Can that change?"

Washington State Legislature: Hearing on SB 5844 February 2014

From a Pacific North Westside faculty member classified/misclassified as adjunct/part-time:
"In case anyone is interested, I just watched the video of yesterday's hearing about Washington State Senate Bill 5844, taking these notes while doing so.
In summary, SB 5844 proposes a change to state law to allow adjuncts to form their own union and to bar membership with tenured faculty on the grounds that there is no community of interests--"

The text of the bill is at and the video .  The video of the hearing about begins at about the 30:00 minute mark.