Can Graduate Students Unionize? The Government Cant Decide

Last semester, Paul Katz, a third-year Columbia doctoral student whos working toward a Ph.D. in 20 th century Latin American history, was assigned to help teach and grade an undergraduate course on ancient Greece. He hadnt studied Greek history since high school, and he took time away from his own dissertation work to prepare for…

Liberal Nonprofits Ride the Anti-Trump Donation Wave

The morning after Donald Trumps victory, a picture of his face was splashed across the front page of the American Civil Liberties Union website next to the words See you in tribunal. Beneath the all-caps declaration was a donate button. Within 24 hours, 14,000 people “ve been given” more than $940,000 online, far exceeding the…