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#StrikeVZ !

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Build A Party Of The 99%!

Communication Workers of America (CWA) and International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) have called a strike against Verizon in the middle of the most hotly contested Democratic Party primary in decades. 797 more words

I felt crafty

A change in routine can really make your day. Last weekend I popped down to Mornington with friends to visit the CWA (Country Women’s Association) Mornington Peninsula Group Creative Arts Exhibition at the Community Theatre. 246 more words

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News Roundup: Hauling

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Bernie Sanders Makes His Last Pitch Ahead of New York Primary

On the eve of New York’s primary elections, Democratic candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders made his pitch to New Yorkers—and exhorted them to get out and vote tomorrow—one last time at a rally in Queens. 801 more words

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IBEW = Invisible Brotherhood of Electrical Workers

And CWA = Communications Wankers of America.

At least that’s how it looks in the local dailies. For the past week Verizon has been running this one-two punch of full-page ads in the Boston Globe (but, of course, … 73 more words

Verizon workers strike for jobs, better customer service, and their families

When negotiations between striking workers and Verizon resumed on Friday, April 15, the two unions representing the 39,000 striking workers came ready to negotiate a fair contract that could end the two-day old strike, but Verizon management had other priorities. 809 more words

A Message from Bernie Sanders

A Message from Bernie Sanders after his stand with Verizon Workers:

“Yesterday the CEO of Verizon said that I was “contemptible.” He doesn’t like that yesterday I walked the picket line with striking Verizon workers, or that I think Verizon needs to pay its fair share in taxes. 141 more words

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