Labor

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...

IGD LA: Mass Teacher’s Strike Kicks Off

Over 30,000 union teachers and staffers in the second largest school district in the US went on strike today. The strike began with pickets at schools in the morning and then a mass march...

Striking for the Future: An Interview With a Los Angeles Teacher

More than 30,000 educators in the country’s second-biggest school district of Los Angeles are poised to strike Thursday, January 10 for the first time since 1989. In the aftermath of the inspiring wave of...

Pickets Hold the Line After Back-To-Work Legislation

Union members and community supporters across Canada have been organizing militant and effective pickets at Canada Post facilities ever since legislation came down on Monday making strikes by Canada Post workers themselves illegal. Vancouver, Hamilton,...

Burgerville Workers Launch Strike in Portland

Members of the Burgerville Workers Union, a part of the Industrial Workers of the World (IWW), a revolutionary anti-capitalist union, launched another strike on Tuesday, September 18th, which happened to be on "World Cheeseburger...

Two Weeks Into #PrisonStrike, Prisoners Speak Out

Wanting to know more about how prisoners are seeing the success of the historic National Prison Strike going from their perspective on the inside, we talked with those involved in the Jailhouse Lawyers Speak...

#PrisonStrike Solidarity Action Across the US on August 21st

Across the US, solidarity actions took place to mark the kick off of the August 21st national prison strike. In Brooklyn, anarchists, abolitionists, wobblies, and members of the Revolutionary Abolitionist Movement (RAM) rallied and...

Prelude to the 2018 Prisoner Strike

As we approach the start of the 2018 Prison Strike, which will begin on August 21st, Rust Belt Abolition radio sits down for this important dialog with Oakland IWOC about the strike. In this...

Mega-DNC Funder Goes to War With Wobbly Canvassers

Overview of recent organizing efforts by Wobbly canvassers, and the uphill battle they have faced from their employer, a "progressive" Canvassing corporation that raises money for the DNC, ACLU, SPLC and a variety of...

IWW Canvassers On Strike, Nationwide Actions in Support

Report from Wobblies in Seattle about a strike by canvassers and a wave of solidarity actions that followed in support. Grassroots Campaigns, Inc. (GCI) is a nationwide, for-profit canvassing contractor which fundraises for progressive nonprofits....