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3000 Workers on Strike in Jordan Sewing for Wal-Mart, Gloria Vanderbilt and GAP

Worker Freedom | By National Labor Committee
Published: Dec 15, 2007 at 07:37 more...  0 Comments

Fundraiser for IWW Food and Allied Workers - January 19, 2008

Worker Freedom | An Evening of Film and Music to Benefit the
IWW Food and Allied Workers Union more...  1 Comments

Alternative Monetary Systems

Duric | So what are you going to do about it ? more...  0 Comments

Gift Giving, Indy Style

Jessica Lee | Still looking for gifts to purchase this Christmas? Or have you already bought a ton of presents and want to celebrate the holiday season differently next year? Here are 11 alternative ideas for New Yorkers who love to give. || Marketing at the Dinner Table: An Interview with Anne Elizabeth More more...  0 Comments

Fencing-Out the "Aliens"

Dr. Peter Stern | "The ongoing promotion of a bad idea does NOT make it a better option!" --- Peter Stern
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IS A WORLD WIDE FAMINE IN THE WORKS?

Thomas Riggins | First World polices may bring about mass starvation in the poor countries of the Third World. more...  4 Comments

Protest at the Mexican Consulate- Pics

Giovanni Zayas | Rotten tortillas and US GMO corn outside the Mexican Consulate more...  0 Comments

Big Events - IWW

IWW | Descriptions of 4 major upcoming IWW events. more...  0 Comments

The Dollar and US Hegemony

Ingo Schmidt | The dollar devaluation since 2001 is a necessary adjustment for the twin US deficits, the national budget deficit and the foreign trade deficit. US imports are nearly twice US exports. A drastic change of lifestyles is imperative where modesty and simplicity are encouraged, priorities are redefined and limits are recognized. more...  0 Comments

Union Calls on Starbucks to Pay Holiday Premium on Martin Luther King Day

Starbucks Workers Union | The IWW Starbucks Workers Union has called for Starbucks to honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr by paying workers a holiday premium on MLK Day. One-third of employers give workers a paid day off for MLK Day; the union is making the modest demand of a holiday premium for Starbucks workers. more...  0 Comments

Protest at the Mexican Consulate

tortillawarfare | Protest!
Mexican Consulate. 27 E39th St (Between Madison and Park)
Wednesday December 19
10.30am-Noon
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Philippine President Gloria Arroyo: Economist or Politician?

CONSUMERS DOMAIN | I think I’m a pretty good economist, but a very bad politician.”
- by Gloria Macapacagal-Arroyo

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2008 GOP Presidential and VP Team Giuliani and Perry

Dr. Peter Stern | Demi-Gods or Demons? You be the judge.

Of the 2 men Giuliani is the better-known nationally, but neither one deserves the support of his GOP party or the American people. more...  0 Comments

Building Bridges:Building Workers Strike;Writers Picket;Brazilian Evictions

Ken Nash and Mimi Rosenberg | WBAI Radio's Building Bridges: Your Community & Labor Report
Produced & Hosted by Mimi Rosenberg & Ken Nash
Monday, December 17, 2007, 7 - 8 p.m. EST, over 99.5 FM
or streaming live at  http://www.wbai.org
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The Empire of Debt

Dee Hon | Money for nothing. Own a home for no money down. Do not pay for your appliances until 2012. This is the new American Dream, and for the last few years, millions have been giddily living it. more...  0 Comments

ICE: 21st Century Pinkerton Thugs

repost from daily kos | This clip from a Daily Kos blog details how companies are using ICE to beat down workers. This is a short clip. Follow the link to the full story. more...  0 Comments

March on Wall Street Save Our Homes: Photos and Commentary

Stanley W. Rogouski | Jesse Jackson is a clever stage manager. If the New York City government under its multi-billionaire mayor likes to respond to political rallies by ringing them with heavily armed troops and with metal barricades in order to demoralize their participants, to make them feel small and marginal, then Jesse Jackson knows how to make it work to his advantage. As far as rallies in New York City go, the “March on Wall Street Save Our Homes” wasn’t much, but that, in a way, was entirely the point, David come to Goliath.
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Building Bridges Radio: Forida Farmworkers vs Burger King and Goldman Sachs

Ken Nash and Mimi Rosenberg | WBAI's Building Bridges: Your Community and Labor Report
presents this 27.5 minute radio program.
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NY Times makes it official: Capitalism is failing

Trotsky the Horse | You can always count on the New York Times to give you the Party line on Capitalism. Recently the news were gently broken: Capitalism is broke. more...  0 Comments

March on Wall Street Save Our Homes

Stanley W. Rogouski | If the New York City government under its multi-billionaire mayor likes to respond to political rallies by ringing them with heavily armed troops and with metal barricades in order to demoralize their participants, to make them feel small and marginal, then Jesse Jackson knows how to make it work to his advantage.

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