Category Archives: Wisconsin workers movement

AFTER WISCONSIN, WHICH ROAD FORWARD: CLASS INDEPENDENCE OR CLASS COLLABORATION? PREPARE FOR A GENERAL STRIKE, OR CARRY WATER FOR THE DEMOCRATS THROUGH 2012?


Our unions’ leaderships are not prepared to fight and win in the current economic crisis. They lack an analysis of the nature of the crisis and are therefore incapable of mapping a road forward. They have buried themselves so far … Continue reading

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AFTER WISCONSIN, WHICH ROAD FORWARD:
 CLASS INDEPENDENCE OR CLASS COLLABORATION? PREPARE FOR A GENERAL STRIKE, OR CARRY WATER FOR THE DEMOCRATS THROUGH 2012?


Our unions’ leaderships are not prepared to fight and win in the current economic crisis. They lack an analysis of the nature of the crisis and are therefore incapable of mapping a road forward. They have buried themselves so far … Continue reading

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SF Dock Management Sues Over Solidarity Shutdown By ILWU Local 10—Is Settlement in the W orks?


SF Dock Management Sues Over Solidarity Shutdown By ILWU Local 10—Is Settlement in the Works? http://www.inthesetimes.com/working/entry/7356/dock_management_sues_over_solidarity_shutdownis_settlement_in_the_work/ Solidarity Shutdown—Is Settlement in the Works? Wednesday May 25, 2011 4:28 pm By Josh Eidelson April 4 saw hundreds of solidarity actions across the … Continue reading

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Rank and File protest leadership at AFL-CIO Western Regional


Rank and File labor activists protest at the Western Regional AFL-CIO conference April 9th 2011. by Charles Rachlis 4/22/11 Member: CAPS(California Association of Professional Scientists), CA Department Of Public Health Rank and File labor activists including: SF City painters, ILWU longshoreman, EBay Mud … Continue reading

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Support the Initiative for a General Strike in Wisconsin – and Prepare for Nationall y-Coordinated Solidarity Job Actions


Support the Initiative for a General Strike in Wisconsin – and Prepare for Nationally-Coordinated Solidarity Job Actions Resolution of Letter Carriers Union Branch 214 Adopted unanimously March 2, 2011 in San Francisco, California Support the Initiative for a General Strike … Continue reading

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Wisconsin Solidarity Rally in Oakland, CA: A video love letter


Wisconsin Solidarity Rally in Oakland, CA: A video love letter http://www.vimeo.com/20300210Length: 3:30 With less than 24 hours notice, union members in the Bay Area called a rally in front of the state building in downtown Oakland to express their solidarity … Continue reading

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