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Soapbox Literature from "The Story of the Sea"

Classic IWW rhetorical flourishes from Tom Barker’s The Story of the Sea

“I like words, I’m a big word guy.” Hamell on Trial

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The Story Of The Sea

Lending a Hand

How Social Services Provide the Mechanism to Help our Fellow Citizens

Did you see the news article from Australia where commuters spontaneously joined together to tilt the train so that a man could free his leg wedged in the gap? 509 more words

Social Justice

Monday Morning Music - Happy Labor Day!

It’s another Labor Day here in the U.S. The workers actually had a bit of a victory in Massachusetts recently with the whole Market Basket thing… 198 more words


Introducing Fellow Worker Tom Barker

Tom Barker

“Are you going to share this material with your fellow workers?” the Wobbly behind the IWW table asked me, sternly. I was at the Melbourne Anarchist Bookfair. 761 more words

Oral History

Elizabeth Gurley Flynn was a vegetarian (at least for a time)

This article is republished from an eBook series that has been made freely available.

By Jon Hochschartner

Elizabeth Gurley Flynn, a leader in the Industrial Workers of the World and later Communist Party USA, was a… 588 more words