Industrial Worker #1709 (October 2008)

Industrial Worker #1709 (October 2008)

The October 2008 issue of the Industrial Worker, the newspaper of the revolutionary union, the Industrial Workers of the World (IWW).

Contents include:

-Police arrests try to disrupt Republican National Convention protests

-Quebec workers get union contract at Wal-Mart

-UK cinema fires IWW organizer

-Ward’s Supermarket fires IWW for petition

-Marie Mason pleads guilty

-Mall of America Starbucks IWWs take direct action: buying a fan for freedom

-Martyred Sacco & Vanzetti are honored in Boston

-One million signatures sought for Employee Free Choice Act

-Youth must organize at school and work to win power

-Toronto campus radio fires news director as it bargains

-UK inquiry reveals chronic neglect led to death

-General Assembly in Europe an IWW first

-SweatFree Communities press state governors

-Turkish trade unionist acquitted after waiting 8 months in jail

-Remembering Helen Keller as a fighter

-French Post targets CNT striker in Marseille

-Chinese unions inch toward independence

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