San Diego Letter Writing Virtual Meeting – Saturday, 9/24 (09/22/2022)

Dear Colleagues, If you missed our in-person letter writing experience (where we were successful in sending approximately 500 postcards), here is an online option for everyone!  Please share with students, friends, and family members. In Solidarity, Jim   SIGN UP HERE for this Saturday's meeting (agenda is below) September 24 Meeting Agenda Agenda review and [...]

Get Out the Vote Postcard Writing Campaign (09/09/2022)

Dear Colleagues, In conjunction with the Guild’s Retiree Chapter, please join us next Friday, September 16th at the AFT Guild office to hand write postcards to be sent out to low propensity voters to encourage them to turn out and vote.  Drop in any time from 2:00-4:00.  See the flier below for more information. In [...]

​You Deserve a Fair Retirement – Eliminate the Windfall Elimination Provision and the Government Pension Offset (09/08/2022)

Everyone deserves a secure retirement, especially those who have devoted their careers to public service. Now that Congress has returned from its August recess after Labor Day, it has an opportunity to reverse two changes to Social Security that make everyday life less secure for millions of retired teachers and public employees across the country. [...]

AFT Guild Fall 2022 1st Edition of Get Active! (08/29/2022)

Dear Colleagues, We are pleased to offer you the first Fall 2022 edition of Get Active for your reading pleasure here: https://aftguild.org/get-active. This edition features an “In Focus” piece by AFT Guild VP Jim Miller, “Building Back our On Campus Communities Should be Our First Priority.” In the News: *The Labor Movement Still Holds the [...]