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Andy Piascik: The Day in 1937 When Casco Workers in Bridgeport Sat Down on the Job

It was an event that lasted less than a day and involved only 50 people directly. It was organized, led and carried out by everyday workers and thus contradicted the mainstream narrative that only big people make history. 1,092 more words

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Prison Labor, Prison Rebellion: 04-16-26

Check out the first episode of Radio Free Milwaukee. In this episode we are joined by Ben Turk from the Incarcerated Workers Organizing Committee (a project of the Industrial Workers of the World). 35 more words

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IWW's & friends help distribute hundreds of flyers for MISU

Pictured (left to right): John from Berklee School of Music, FW’s Ryan and Alice, Claire from the SMFA, John from MISU, FW’s Geoff and Genevieve… 131 more words

The IWW grassroots direct action unionism in 5 easy steps

originally written by Bristol IWW

1. You’re having problems at your workplace. You may not be getting your correct pay, or your correct sickness pay, or holiday entitlement, but you are unsure what to do because you haven’t got anything written, or you do but it doesn’t make any sense to you and nobody has bothered to explain it to you. 903 more words

Industrial Workers Of The World

Solidarity Needed! Aid an IWW member with terminal cancer!

Please donate online to aid IWW member Chris “Max” Perkins. You can also send checks to Boston IWW at PO Box 391724, Cambridge MA 02139 (please write the check out to Boston IWW and tell us your donation is for Max). 112 more words

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Summary and Brief Personal Comments

First, a word about the title:  I have conflated terms from two unrelated mythologies.  Cassandra, a Greek goddess, was given the power of prophesy, but condemned to be forever disbelieved.   3,264 more words