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Notes on an #IWW Victory

The IWW London general membership branch had a recent victory which combined personal casework with some direct action. I was the main caseworker. However, this case involved people coordinating union action in a hostile workplace with no recognition agreement. 822 more words

Trade Unionism

The Ballad of Joe Hill

“A pamphlet, no matter how good, is never read more than once, but a song is learned by heart and repeated over and over.”

The quote above is from Joe Hill, not Stephen King’s son who followed in his father’s literary footsteps, but the labor activist from the turn of the 20th century. 575 more words

Politiku

De Blasio Claims Bellevue Workers Denied Service During Ebola Scare

Mayor Bill de Blasio told a Brooklyn audience last night that East Side restaurants refused to serve employees of Bellevue Hospital while the medical center was caring for the… 528 more words

Bill De Blasio

Socialist candidate for state rep talks species politics

By Jon Hochschartner

Travis Dicken, a member of Socialist Party USA and the Industrial Workers of the World, is running in the 2016 election for state representative in Pennsylvania’s 59th district. 1,104 more words