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“We were intending on showing up for work,” said Emily Drabinski, an associate professor and one of 12 librarians at the university. “You don’t prevent a strike by locking out your employees.”

It is the student’s loss, while LONG ISLAND UNIVERSITY, takes their classes as hostage to force professors to drop their affiliation with a labor union.  That it is a lesson to learn about social issues in higher education.

via L.I.U.-Brooklyn Locks Out Professors Amid Contract Dispute – The New York Times