One has to wonder when the International Longshore and Warehouse Union will run out of explanations for the slow pace of work at the Port of Portland – and how many people will be hurt before that happens. 153 more words
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by Joe Burns, author of Reviving the Strike
Re-posted from Reviving the Strike blog.
The disputes that led to one of the nation’s most militant and progressive unions, the International Longshore and Warehouse Union (ILWU) abandoning the AFL-CIO are not, as some may argue mere jurisdictional squabbles, but rather touches on central issues facing trade unionism today. 1,158 more words