This is a moment in history where we must pay our undivided attention to the struggle of essential workers. … More Don’t suffer. Strike!
Where we left off in Part 1, the organizing effort had met some success. The fight to get recognition cards culminated in reaching well over half of the bargaining unit. We were able to confront the executives with our victory at a commission meeting. Even though the effort was now “public”, it would be a … More Organizing the workplace – Part II
In providing you with the background events leading up to the organizing effort, my hope is to convey the full context so that you can compare it to your own working conditions, and decide if organizing makes sense for you. I doubt that my situation was exceptional. You may have at one time or another … More Organizing the workplace: Strategies and lessons learned in the struggle
The history of textile manufacturing is the history of capitalist development itself. … More Garment workers: Yesterday, today, and tomorrow