Insomnia Cookies Strikers win Settlement.
By Jake Carman
On March 3rd Insomnia Cookies and four striking workers agreed to a settlement of National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) charges, officially ending a six month strike. 633 more words
“…Something told me to stand up for what I believe in. To me, this victory was worth every bit of the struggle.” – Jonathan Peña, IWW member and Insomnia Cookies Striker. 484 more words
The Freedom School will start this Thursday, March 6 at 7:00pm with a free meal available just beforehand at 6:30pm. The location is in the school building of Cornerstone Community Church, 500 Plant Street in Utica. 669 more words
The IWW is a member-run union for all workers, a union dedicated to organizing on the job, in our industries and in our communities. IWW members are organizing to win better conditions today and build a world with economic democracy tomorrow. 90 more words
It may be hard to believe now, but the beautiful game was dominated by women almost a century ago, after a generation of male footballers was sent to fight, and die, in the First World War. 295 more words
New records obtained by the Defending Dissent Foundation prove that the United States Army used a multi-agency spy network to gather intelligence on nonviolent, antiwar protesters and to disseminate their findings to both the FBI and local police departments. 367 more words