Category: Solidarity

Starbucks union strike in Chile

Update (Nov 13, 2013): this post has now been updated to include the formal announcement of the end of the strike. Editorial Note: In September of this year US based member of the IWW were able to meet and connect with members of the Starbucks Union in Chile. They are now waging a strike over […]

An interview with the Iberia section of the CNT union

Editor’s note: Developments since this interview was conducted earlier this year have borne out the predictions expressed by the CNT-Iberia representative¬†interviewed below. Last week, Reuters reported: “Cutbacks at Iberia could force Madrid’s Barajas airport to allow other airlines to use the terminal previously reserved for the exclusive use of the Spanish flag carrier and its […]

Support the Sisters’ Camelot Canvass Union

There is a very serious IWW strike¬†since March 1. Solidarity Needed in the Twin Cities! The Sisters’ Camelot Canvass Union are doing a phone and email zap on the Sisters’ Camelot collective. There are two phone numbers and one email to contact. Please call Eric Gooden (SC Collective member) at¬†612-823-0647 Please call the SC Collective […]

International Women’s Day 2013

Workers Solidarity Alliance 2013 International Women’s Day Statement On March 8, 1908, thousands of women left their jobs in the sweatshops of New York City’s Lower East Side and took to the streets to demand their rights as women and as workers. In 1917, their sisters in Russia followed suit, and helped to bring about […]