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Portland May Day 2016: Class Struggle Contingent

May Day in Portland, 2016: the Class Struggle contingent brought together Carpenters, Ironworkers, Stagehands, Teachers, IWW “Wobblies” and other pro-working class elements under the day’s only banner that called for “Full Citizenship Rights for all Immigrants,” on this workers’ holiday that was revived in the U.S. 226 more words


We were on our 3rd year high school when our Social Studies professor, Sir Joel, required us to read the daily news. Every other day, he would call a random person to report whatever he or she has read. 1,141 more words


Pagbasura sa kontraktwalisasyon at neoliberal na polisiya, patuloy na daing ng mga manggagawa; welga sa rehiyon, sunud-sunod na ipuputok

Ni Aiza C. Pineda

Hindi isang simpleng araw para sa mga manggagawa ang Labor Day. Mula sa iba’t-ibang lugar, nagtipon-tipon sa Calamba Laguna ang mahigit limang-daang manggagawa para iparating ang kanilang nais sabihin sa gobyerno: Gawing regular ang mga manggagawa at itigil ang kontraktwalisasyon dulot ng sabwatan ng gubyernong Aquino, DOLE, at kapitalistang kumpanya. 324 more words

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