December 4th Membership Vote on BDS Resolution

On Thursday December 4, 2014 (the week after Thanksgiving) our Local will vote on a resolution concerning participation in the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions (BDS) movement. The polling times and places are:

10am to 6pm at Sather Gate
10:30am to 1:30pm at Evans Hall, Outside East Entrance
 2pm to 5pm at Tolman Hall, Outside Near Breezeway

The resolution ballot will consist of two parts. The first part is a vote on whether our Local should join the BDS movement. The second is an option to make an anonymous, individual commitment to participate in the academic boycott. For the full text of the ballot, as well as statements for and against the resolution, please see our website:

uaw2865.org/2014-BDS-Vote

All Local members and member organizations are welcome to submit statements regarding this vote. Statements received by 12/1/14 will be publicly posted at tinyurl.com/BDSCommentary. Please send statements to uaw2865@uaw2865.org.

If you have questions about the logistics of the vote, please get in touch with the Election Committee representative on your campus or email elections@uaw2865.org.

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