Continued: I'd like to see more open discussion and transparency so we as members know what our leadership stands for, more communication between general members, SiG members, Caucus members and the executive board. When I see a dynamic website like the MLA, I feel that we are not going in the proper directions which is to provide a useful destination for our members. Instead, it feels stagnant and without a lot of resources or new material. I hope we can have the SCMS behind us in this increasingly difficult labor conditions for academics of all levels.
They have to do with protecting the rights of academics from being sanctioned [for] addressing controversial economic and political issues concerning higher education or for supporting social-justice movements inside or outside the academy, and one that directly addresses student loans. I applaud the study, but more is needed.