Ubuntu Evangelism (OT)

Derek Broughton news at pointerstop.ca
Mon May 26 17:29:38 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 !!?

Very funny.  He was talking about universities, where ime, "staff" generally
means non-teaching employees, as opposed to faculty.  Perhaps your rant was
completely off-target...

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