Ubuntu Evangelism (OT)

David Curtis dcurtis at uniserve.com
Mon May 26 17:27:13 UTC 2008


steve wrote:
> Dotan Cohen wrote:
> | Was there ever an Ubuntu Evangelism mailing list?
> 
> ive never seen it.
> 
> I don't see mention
> | of it on the lists.ubuntu.com page. In order to crack down on the
> | rampant software pirating at my university, the university simply
> | bought MS Windows and MS Office for everybody. This, while we have had
> | three semesters in a row of strikes because the staff wants higher pay
> | and the students want to pay less.
> 
> seems to be a common practice among teachers unions (antiquated labor
> negotiation practices) work less, get paid more.  where else can you
> work 8 months out of the year, have every weekend off, government
> holiday off, not be held accountable for anything due to tenure, and
> still bargain for more !!?(and the icing on the cake..... they really
> think they deserve it).  The teachers union in our school district has
> been fighting for over 6 months for more $$, They arent getting a dime
> increase in salary, state test scores are the lowest in history, dropout
> rate is the highest in history, and parents are no longer willing to
> foot the bill.  just like every other employed person in this world....
> do what your paid to do first, then we will talk about $$.  sorry for
> the rant, this $#^& really gets me going.
> 
> 

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