Submitted by working class s... on Jul 1 2013 18:59
Over fifty political prisoners seized control of a Vietnamese prison for several hours, demanding a more humane regime, improved conditions and food.
Submitted by AngryWorkersWorld on Jun 30 2013 15:05
Leaflet distributed at Tower Hamlets Homes annual staff conference. It basically raises the question what the 600 workers of the East London housing group can do in order to get a pay hike after four years of freeze, given that waiting for the UNISON ballot won't cut it...
Submitted by Ramona on Jun 27 2013 22:33
Submitted by rooieravotr on Jun 26 2013 20:14
In Indonesia, workers are resisting low wages and demanding health care coverage, and indigenous communities are resisting corporate-enforced destruction.
Submitted by Jacques Roux on Jun 26 2013 16:00
So called 'boat race' protestor Trenton Oldfield has recieved notice that he is to be deported and is now appealing.
Submitted by working class s... on Jun 25 2013 20:37
Workers at a medical supplies factory in Beijing, China, have taken the owner of the factory hostage. He has been locked in his office for several days, and subject to sleep deprivation techniques. The action was taken following a dispute over unpaid wages and severance pay.
Submitted by Soapy on Jun 25 2013 20:00
It wasn't Kronstadt, but it was fun.
Submitted by Tom Jennings on Jun 24 2013 10:07
Despite wilful ignorance, gross error and prejudicial omission, this 'full-blooded' film entertainment speaks volumes about the hurt and rage of injuries past and present as well as the yearning for renewal.
Submitted by IWW Europe on Jun 23 2013 18:15
The British Medical Association, the national trade union for doctors, pays its workers who clean BMA House the minimum wage of £6.19/hour. The cleaners are demanding the London Living Wage, £8.55/hour. BMA Tower Hamlets Division and the BMA London Regional Council which have both submitted motions to the BMA Annual Representatives Meeting supporting the cleaners demand for the London Living Wage. On Friday (21st June) London IWW leafleted outside BMA House to urge BMA members and passes by to help get motions 482 and 483 on the Table. You too can help right now. Please email the BMA in Scotland and demand that these motions are heard.
Submitted by Steven. on Jun 22 2013 16:20
The UK's largest public sector union, Unison, has issued guidance to its members advising them to enforce the hated bedroom tax.
Submitted by Thrasybulus on Jun 21 2013 11:24
Antifascists patrolled the streets of Athens in large numbers once again on Thursday evening.
Submitted by StrugglesInItaly on Jun 21 2013 08:02
A look at the institutional racism of migration policy in Italy and Europe in the wake of another tragic drowning of migrants.
Submitted by Dominic. on Jun 20 2013 20:23
Report and analysis of the Turkish "general strike" of 17 June and the developments in struggle on the streets since then. Now with additional notes.
Submitted by Jacques Roux on Jun 20 2013 11:23
Of interest to anyone with an interest in social history the English Folk Dance and Song Society have launched their online archive.
Submitted by AngryWorkersWorld on Jun 20 2013 06:03
A short introduction to Angry Workers of the World, an unruly and irregular workers' paper from London. For communist class inquiry.
Submitted by AngryWorkersWorld on Jun 19 2013 20:40
First issue of AWW - May/June 2013
Submitted by Eviction Free Zone on Jun 19 2013 12:57
Learn the story of eviction resister Leonard Spears, and how he decided to stay in his home despite his foreclosure.
Submitted by Struggles in Sweden on Jun 18 2013 06:11
Statement from the syndicalist SAC International Committee expressing solidarity to comrades in Turkey.
Submitted by rooieravotr on Jun 18 2013 00:37
Blog about the demonstrations and riots which have swept Brazil in the wake of an increase in the price of public transport.
Submitted by bounce on Jun 17 2013 06:14
Summary and trailer of a documentary about how in May last year Greek authorities conducted a sweep where they forced women deemed to be sex workers to undergo HIV tests and then imprisoned those who tested positive on prostitution charges.