Physically Broken Amazon Workers Strike On Black Friday

By Massimo Franchi, global.ilmanifesto.it -

By Massimo Franchi for il manifesto. Amazon workers are striking in Italy, the first for the country and one of historical importance. On Black Friday morning at 5 a.m., union leaders walked out [...]

Striking Miners Remain Resilient And Strong

By William Rogers, www.leftlaborreporter.com -

By William Rogers for Left Labor Reporter. Idaho - After six months on strike, 250 miners at the Lucky Friday silver mine in Mullan, Idaho remain determined to continue their fight for a fair [...]

Peaceful Strikers Being Attacked By Armed Police

By Esther Ojulari, www.blackallianceforpeace.com -

By Esther Ojulari for Black Alliance for Peace. Buenaventura, Colombia - “I know you’re fighting a just cause…We go all round the country and we see people fighting just causes all the time…But [...]

Strike In Buenaventura For People Centered Human Rights

By Esther Ojulari, www.blackallianceforpeace.com -

By Esther Ojulari for Black Alliance for Peace. Since the Buenaventura port was privatized in 1991, the vast majority of income generated goes straight into the pockets of private business owners [...]

700 New York Chemical Plant Workers Walked Off Their Jobs

By Carla Javier, www.fusion.kinja.com -

By Carla Javier for Fusion. Seven-hundred workers walked out of the Momentive chemical plant in upstate New York one week before Donald Trump was elected president. They went on strike for [...]

Esther Ojulari: National Strike in Buenaventura Colombia

By Esther Ojulari, blackallianceforpeace.com -

Esther Ojulari for Black Alliance for Peace. The city of Buenaventura on Colombia’s Pacific coast is home to the country’s main international port through which billions of dollars of imports and [...]

AT&T Workers Begin Three-Day Strike

By David Bacon, www.inthesetimes.com -

By David Bacon for In These Times. Around 40,000 members of the Communications Workers of America (CWA) at AT&T walked off their jobs Friday, for a three-day strike, as pressure continues to [...]

Imminent Strike By AT&T Workers

By CWA, www.cwa-union.org -

By Communications Workers of America. CWA members at AT&T Mobility put the company on notice to come up with serious proposals at the bargaining table or face a strike starting sometime on [...]

Brazil Paralyzed By Nationwide Strike Against Corruption & Impunity

By Glenn Greenwald, www.theintercept.com -

By Glenn Greenwald for the Intercept. It’s almost impossible to imagine a presidency imploding more completely and rapidly than the unelected one imposed by elites on the Brazilian population in [...]

50 Clergy, Students & Allies Sit-In At Detention Center

By Staff, www.PopularResistance.org -

By Staff of Cosecha. The sit in a the South Bay detention center in Boston comes in response to the detention of three immigrant rights activists from Justicia Migrante in Burlington, VT: Jose [...]

Deportation Resistance Builds Across Borders

By Deirdre Fulton, www.commondreams.org -

By Deirdre Fulton for CommonDreams. More than 120 businesses are closed in Wisconsin on Monday to protest Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke's immigration crackdown. From work strikes to [...]

Workers Strike Back From Boston To Chicago

By Fight for Fifteen, www.popularresistance.org -

By Fight for Fifteen. NATIONWIDE – Strikes by baggage handlers and cabin cleaners at Chicago O’Hare International Airport, Uber drivers in two-dozen cities, hospital workers in Pittsburgh and [...]

Tens of Thousands To Strike, Following Election Defined By Rigged Economy

By Anna Susman, www.PopularResistance.org -

By Anna Susman for Fight for $15. The four-year-old Fight for $15 will not back down and that any efforts to block wage increases, gut workers’ rights or healthcare, deport immigrants, or support [...]

French News Channel’s Journalists On Strike For Editorial Independence

By Staff, www.rsf.org -

By Staff of RSF - France’s political leaders and the agency that is supposed to guarantee the freedom of its broadcast media seem unable to respond to the deepening conflict between Vincent [...]

Media Ignores Largest Labor Strike In World History

By Jim Naureckas, www.fair.org -

By Jim Naureckas for FAIR. When tens of millions of workers go out on strike in the second-largest country in the world—and the third-largest economy in the world—resulting in what may be the [...]