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UM graduate research assistants can’t unionise

Graduate student research assistants at the University of Michigan (UM) cannot unionise because they are not public employees, the Michigan Employment Relations Commission (MERC) ruled on 8 August 8.

The decision was taken with a 3-0 vote, and rejected a petition by the Graduate Employees Organization (GEO).

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