Labor

Announcing Steal Something from Work Day 2017!: Frequently Asked Questions about Our Yearly Day...

This coming Saturday, April 15, is Steal Something from Work Day, a worldwide holiday scheduled to coincide with Tax Day. If you’re wondering why you should give your hard earned wages to an erratic...

Berkeley, CA: Student Workers Shutdown Café, Demand Living Wage and Back Pay

On April 5, 2017 student workers of the Undergraduate Workers Union (UWU) at UC Berkeley occupied the main on-campus dining facility, Golden Bear Café (GBC) to demand the return of stolen wages by our...

For an Anti-Fascist, Revolutionary Unionism!

Fascism is a concept that has grown a lot of particular interest since the election of Donald Trump and the failure of neoliberalism. While we don’t consider Trump himself to be a fascist but...

Anti-Fascists Gather, Hold Successful Educational Event on University of Minnesota Campus

On Friday, March 31, 2017, at 5:30 PM, The Twin Cities General Defense Committee (G.D.C.) held a public rally and educational event at the University of Minnesota’s Coffman Union plaza on the topic of...

Portland, OR: Workers Hold Picket and Community Carnival

Over fifty people came out on March 26th for our picket carnival for worker justice! Thanks to everyone who made it despite all the rain and bad weather!!!! Especially the juggler, the face painter,...

Coalition representing 350,000 announces May 1st strike

Workers will strike on International Worker's Day to protest worsening conditions across the country. The Food Chain Workers Alliance in conjunction with the Service Employees International Union United Service Workers West have announced plans for...

Berkeley, CA: Student Workers at University Walk Off Job and Form Union

Undergraduate student-workers walked off the job from Crossroads, the largest university dining facility, joined by other student-workers from all of UC Berkeley’s dining commons to announce the formation of the Undergraduate Workers Union (UWU)....

“Proud to be Part of a Singing Union”: The Struggle at Ellen’s Stardust Diner

Sometimes the class struggle heats up in unexpected places – in a Times Square Diner famous for their singing wait staff, for example. Ellen's Stardust Diner is a New York institution, a place where Broadway...

Portland, OR: Hundreds March on Burgerville to Reinstate Fired IWW Organizer

On Saturday, almost 200 fellow workers from SEIU Local 49 marched on the Convention Center Burgerville and demanded that Corporate reinstate Jordan, end their anti-union campaign, negotiate with workers, and give all Burgerville workers...

One Burger Podcast #3

We're back!! Sorry for the wait, I know you were all getting pretty antsy... But this episode rips! In this episode you're hear some reflections on Trump from right after the election, an interview about...