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Deliveroo contracts: getting a national picture

The concessions won by the London Deliveroo strike are an important win. But they’re still only concessions: management haven’t backed down on the new payment model altogether, and it’s certainly far short of the workers’ demand for the full London Living Wage and costs. 302 more words

Strikes

ON THIS DAY: June 27, 2016

June 27th is

Industrial Workers of the World Day

National Orange Blossom Day

National Sun Glasses Day

Decide To Be Married Day

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History

Worker Empowerment Is the Path Forward

As someone makes the transition from liberalism to open leftism and recognizes the inherent injustice of the capitalist system, their natural reaction is to wonder how they can change things for the better. 944 more words

Socialism

After 99 Years, Frank Little Remembered

Book Review: Stead, Arnold, “Always on Strike. Frank Little and the Western Wobblies. Haymarket Books, Chicago, 2014.

Almost anybody who looks at American labor history knows that Frank Little was a leader of the Industrial Workers of the World who was lynched in Butte, Montana, August 1, 1917. 591 more words

Strategy