Rockwool Resisters Hold Rally, Vow To Keep Fighting Factory

By Anne Meador and John Zangas, Dcmediagroup.us -

Ranson, W.Va.—Local residents rallied at the doorstep of the planned Rockwool insulation factory on May 16 to express their resolve to keep fighting the insulation manufacturer, even as walls of [...]

Occupy, Resist, Produce: Inside The Self-Managed Factory Of Vio.Me.

By Niko Georgiades, Unicorn Riot -

Thessaloniki, Greece – Workers have successfully self-managed the production of environmentally-friendly cleaning products for the last six years in the occupied factory Vio.Me. There are no [...]

Occupy, Resist, Produce: Inside The Self-Managed Factory Of Vio.Me.

By Niko Georgiades, Unicornriot.ninja -

Thessaloniki, Greece – Workers have successfully self-managed the production of environmentally-friendly cleaning products for the last six years in the occupied factory Vio.Me. There are no [...]

Thousands Of Workers At US Factories In Mexico Are Striking For Higher Wages

By Alexia Fernández Campbell, Vox.com -

Hundreds of Coca-Cola workers are camping out at a major bottling plant until they get a raise. More than 8,000 Walmart employees were prepared to walk off the job, until management met some of [...]

GM Closures: Oshawa Needs More Than ‘Thoughts And Prayers’

By Steven High, Theconversation.com -

All eyes in Canada have turned to Oshawa, Ont., following the announcement by General Motors that it will end auto manufacturing in the city after more than a century of production. In the coming [...]

The Solidarity Ecosystems Of Occupied Factories

Liam Barrington-Bush, www.roarmag.org -

Liam Barrington-Bush for ROAR Magazine - At first glance it is a factory: heavy machinery, crates, palettes, industrial barrels and men doing manual labor. Little catches the eye, except maybe [...]

Bangladesh Garment Factories Sack Hundreds After Pay Protests

By Michael Safi, www.theguardian.com -

By Michael Safi for The Guardian - At least 1,500 workers have been sacked from Bangladesh garment factories after protests forced a week-long shutdown at dozens of sites supplying top European [...]