On Rituals And Revolutions In The Mines Of Bolivia

By Ben Dangl, ROAR Magazine. -

The small K’illi K’illi park sits at the top of one of the hillsides cradling the valley that is home to Bolivia’s administrative capital La Paz, providing a striking view of the city below. To [...]

Coal Miners’ Ongoing Strike Against BlackRock’s Warrior Met

By Stansfield Smith, Popular Resistance. -

Larry Spencer, UMWA District 20 Vice President, represents the 1,100 coal miners in three UMWA locals which on strike against Warrior Met in Alabama since April 1, 2021. He will give an update on [...]

Striking Alabama Coal Miners Want Their $1.1 Billion Back

By Luis Feliz Leon, Labor Notes. -

History repeated itself as hundreds of miners spilled out of buses in June and July to leaflet the Manhattan offices of asset manager BlackRock, the largest shareholder in the mining company [...]

At A Massive Union Rally, The Promise Of A Better South

By Hamilton Nolan, In These Times. -

To get to the big ballpark in Brookwood, Alabama, you drive down the Miners Memorial Parkway. The road goes by the local headquarters of the United Mine Workers of America (UMWA), and close to [...]

Coal Miners Hit Streets Of NYC To Protest Corporate Greed

By Jaisal Noor, The Real News. -

Faced with intransigence from the company and increasing hostility on the picket line, a caravan of striking miners and their supporters came back to New York City to voice their demands and hold [...]

Striking Alabama Coal Miners Take Protest To Wall Street

By William Thornton, AL.com. -

About 14 striking Alabama mine workers have taken their case to Wall Street this morning. Chanting “no contract, no coal,” the miners today launched the latest step in a strike that began [...]

The Women Of The Warrior Met Strike

By Madeleine Freeman and Luigi Morris, Left Voice. -

Alabama - Just 40 miles to the west of where Amazon workers at the BHM1 facility in Bessemer, Alabama, were voting on whether to form a union, 1,100 mine workers at Warrior Met Coal in Brookwood [...]

Twenty Days Of Underground Protests

By Olesya Orlenko, Struggle La Lucha. -

Ukraine - “This is not a strike, but a protest action.” Yuriy Samoilov, chairperson of the Krivoy Rog (Kryvyi Rih) organization of the Independent Trade Union of Miners of Ukraine, prefers to [...]