Labor

Pikesville Target Workers Return to Work After Two Day Strike Against Abusive Boss

Report from Pikesville, Maryland on a recent strike by Target workers against an abusive boss. For more info check out Target Workers Unite.  Pikesville, MD: Target team members at store #1541 have returned to...

“It’s Basically Sex Work”: A Brief Summary of Why People Who Have Never Done...

Critical discussion on how sex work is talked about and presented in relation to other jobs within a capitalist economy. Work is hell. Regardless of the job, the institutions of wage-labor, money, and capitalism all...

Steal Something from Work Day 2019! Three Epic Tales of Workplace Resistance

This year, to observe Steal Something from Work Day, CrimethInc. presents three stories of ordinary workplace resistance. In the first, an employer seeking to cheat minimum-wage employees is outsmarted by an employee who secretly evens...

Socialist Leaders Won’t Save Unions

A member of the IWW critiques a recent piece in Jacobin that argues for socialist leadership of existing labor unions. In a recent piece for Jacobin, Barry Eidlin makes the case for socialist leadership...

On Strike at Stop & Shop: Interview from the Picket Line

A member of the Black Rose Anarchist Federation speaks with a striker on the picket lines during the Stop & Strike strike, the largest US strike since 2016 by Verizon workers. Starting Thursday, April 11th,...

Lessons From A Year of Striking Teacher Insurgency

In this episode of the It's Going Down podcast, we again caught up with Michael from the West Virginia Industrial Workers of the World (IWW). In 2018, we interviewed Michael several times as the...

This Is America #67: In the Face of the Storm

Welcome, to This Is America, April 6th, 2019.On this show we feature an interview with someone from Wounded Knee, which is located within the Pine Ridge reservation, on Oglala Lakota land, about the recent...

Seattle Solidarity Network Backs “Purple Store” Workers

Report from the Seattle Solidarity Network announcing the start of a campaign against a boss who owes workers upwards of $10,000 in back pay.On Saturday March 2nd, around 40 Seattle Solidarity Network members...

Fast Food Revolt Continues to Grow in Portland

Fast food workers in and around the Portland area have been making big moves recently. A week ago, members of the Burgerville Workers Union (BWU), a part of the revolutionary anti-capitalist labor union, the...

Phone Zap Against Burgerville Attacks on Fast Food Organizing

Call for a phone zap campaign in support of members of the Burgerville Workers Union who are being targeted by Burgerville corporate for organizing on the job in the Pacific Northwest. Workers at Burgerville are...