Worker Freedom | Starbucks Workers File OSHA Complaint Over Rats and
TIMES UP! | Stop the NYPD's Parade permit revision scheme!
Worker Freedom | Starbucks fires 3 IWWs for union organizing
Worker Freedom | NLG Supports Boycott of Starbucks Until All Fired Union Members Are Reinstated more... 0 Comments
Fred Bergen | Only the working class, mobilizing the power that is uniquely its own to stop war production and paralyze the war industries, and based on its material interest in the defeat of imperialism, can stop the war! But the strategy needed to stop the war -- massive political strikes aimed at bringing down the government of the imperialists -- requires a political break with the bourgeois forces. more... 1 Comments
Weekly News Update on the Americas | On Aug. 4 striking Honduran teachers blocked two entrances from Tegucigalpa to the Northern Highway for five hours; they ended the protest peacefully after the government agreed to start talks. But violence broke out on Aug. 9, when thousands of teachers blocked access from Tegucigalpa to the Southern Highway and part of an avenue in the capital. more... 0 Comments
John Atlas | Wrenching concessions from private companies is a major goal of activists these days -- and that's exactly what ACORN did with Forest City Ratner and its Atlantic Yards housing and development plan. more... 12 Comments
Adrienne | For those of you that don't know what the NYPD is trying to do, here is a brief recap. The NYPD has proposed a change to the rule that interprets NYC's Parading law.
Worker Freedom | The Starbucks "investigation" of IWW member Daniel Gross concluded today with his termination after more than three years of organizing at the company. more... 0 Comments
worker Freedom | Mansoor Ossanlou, the jailed president of Tehran’s bus workers’ union (the Syndicate of Workers of Tehran and Suburbs United Bus Company), was released at 3.30 pm local time today, 9th August, after spending over seven and a half months in prison. He was warmly greeted by his family and colleagues more... 0 Comments
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Worker Freedom | SEATTLE -- Starbucks Corp. has fired the co-founder of a union claiming to represent employees at six of its Manhattan coffee houses.
me | August 12 National March to Stop the U.S.-Israeli War
Third World Solidarity Group | Support an immediate stop to the US-UK-Israeli invasion and occupation of Lebanon and Palestine, immediate and unconditional withdrawal of all Israeli troops, stop to all US-led bogus, gunboat diplomacy, adequate and fair representation of Lebanese, Palestinian and other Arab governments in the settlement of the conflict, support for the sovereignty and independence of the Palestinian and Lebanese governments!!! In the long term, end US-UK-Israeli exploitation, control and interference in the Middle East!!! more... 0 Comments
Mimi Rosenberg and Ken Nash | Building Bridges: Your Community and Labor Report
David Grace / Indybay.org | Green Party Candidate for Attorney General, Connecticut more... 0 Comments
Church of Stop Shopping | Unnamed South Street Seaport officials and the NYPD "Protest Team" have warned surprised Spiegeltent producers their Sunday 2pm performers, Reverend Billy and The Church Of Stop Shopping, were effectively banned from making any political speech in the retail section of the Seaport. more... 1 Comments
Eco-Wob | The Starbucks "investigation" of IWW member Daniel Gross concluded today with his termination after more than three years of organizing at the company. Daniel's expression of solidarity at a union picket line with co-worker and fellow union member, Evan Winterscheidt, was deemed threatening by Starbucks despite multiple eyewitnesses who confirm that Daniel merely asserted to District Manager Allison Marx that Evan should not be fired. With the termination of IWW members Daniel Gross, Evan Winterscheidt, Joe Agins Jr., and Charles Fostrom in less than a year, Starbucks has demonstrated conclusively its intense hostility to the right of workers to join a union...Take Action Now! more... 0 Comments
Richard Mellor | Having destroyed it once, public transit, like health care and education, is a project that US capitalism is incapable of providing its citizens. more... 0 CommentsPage 39 | Page 37
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