Worker Freedom | Unions haven't had much luck organizing Starbucks Corp.'s baristas, many of whom are part-timers or college students with little incentive to sign union cards since they're not planning on building long-term careers brewing venti skim lattes. more... 1 Comments
Farragut Squares Collective | Mass Housing and Convergence Space for Anti-World Bank, IMF Actions APril 21-24. more... 0 Comments
Hoipolloi Cassidy | The occasion was Sunday's giant demonstration in Paris against the CPE, the French Government's own version of "No Worker Left Behind." more... 0 Comments
Ken Nash and Mimi Rosenberg | Radio WBAI's Building Bridges: Your Community and Labor Report
El Bronx | The Iraq War anniversary weekend of protest included two days of action in the borough of the Bronx. Veterans, students, and various left groups converged on an obvious target in the people's midst: the armed forces recruitment station at Fordham Road and the Grand Concourse. Just a quick recapfor comment. more... 2 Comments
Carlos Ortiz de Zárate | “Lo que es es” y lo que no es es utópico. El poder es mientras el estigma de la utopía impida el acceso a la existencia a cualquier alternativa que debilite los proyectos de la potencia. El Principito no impidió los desastres de las guerras o los efectos del modelo de desarrollo que se impuso en la época, pero el modelo de reciclaje que ha divulgado esta obra puede servirnos para desactivar utopías que son cada vez más posibles y necesarias. more... 0 Comments
Hoipolloi Cassidy | Over a million demonstrators throughout France are protesting the neo-liberal government's attempt to impose a law that would allow employers to fire younger workers at will. more... 0 Comments
Reclaim the Commons | A secret draft of the "G8 Summit Communique on Energy Security," scheduled to be released officially on July 16th at the July 15 - 17, 2006 G8 Summit in St. Petersburg, Russia, has been leaked. The Communique is now posted for the global public to read and review, front and center at http://ReclaimTheCommons.net more... 0 Comments
Local 484 | 150 boilermakers from Meredosia, Ill have been locked out of their jobs for over 9 months. They will be coming to
ref | young workers against new labor law (CPE) in France: map of occupied university buildings, images & video of March 16 riots, photos from March 7 & march 16
EDT and borderlands hacklab | We invite people from all over the world who support the french students
Joseph E. Stiglitz | While praising the virtues of the free market, Bush has been only too willing to give huge handouts to the energy industry even as the country faces soaring deficits. more... 0 Comments
Farragut Squares Collective | Come to Washington, DC April 22-23 to take direct action against the World Bank and IMF more... 1 Comments
Worker Freedom | LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - A settlement between Starbucks Coffee Co. and the National Labor Relations Board over labor practices opens the way for a union to organize coffee shop employees, a union representative said on Wednesday.
Eberhard Hamer | German corporations pay little corporation tax; their share amounts to 2.6% of all taxes. For decades, they even received more subsidies than the profit taxes paid in Germany..The state is the great robber and no longer the accepted common organization worthy of support..Corporate enrichment in the US leads to state deficits and social cuts. more... 0 Comments
Onnyturf | Yesterday a blur of details were reported about how the New Yankee Stadium deal was rushed through approval and what the real financial picture is. City Council's complete passivity in the process is truely staggering, and of course there has been no facilitation for community review. [Read More at OnNYTurf] more... 0 Comments
etudiant | As an American living in Europe, I am urging that students in the United States express some type of solidarity with the students in France. As the defendants of this neo-liberal vision globalize their cause as the basis of our future, we must internationalize our struggle against it. more... 0 Comments
Wölfflin Jack | Is it enough for culture to talk about how liberating and progressive it is, while continuing to function within a system of production, distribution and consumption that's inherently repressive and hierarchical? more... 0 Comments
John Holloway | There are millions of redfusals, millions of people who say or cry No everyday.. The utopian star of a different society exists for all of us but our ways of seeing this star and trying to reach it are different. more... 4 Comments
Kathy Durkin | Today the socialist legacy of IWD is vital as women deal with capitalist inequality, poverty and oppression. Socialism is needed to truly emancipate women. more... 0 CommentsPage 26 | Page 24
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