In case you haven't been following the news, you might be interested to know that I'm on strike. Not in person, but in spirit, in solidarity with the other NYU grad teaching assistants and former UAW members. Here's the latest press on it. I'll post more interesting strike-related links later.
From LA Times: http://www.latimes.com/news/nationworld/nation/la-na-nyu12dec12,1,5028183.story?coll=la-headlines-nation&ctrack=1&cset=true
From NY Times: http://www.nytimes.com/2005/12/08/nyregion/08nyu.html