fast food

What's it like to work at McDonalds?

McDonalds Workers Resistance on what it's like to be a McDonalds employee.

The Corporation (Documentary)

The Corporation is a 2003 Canadian documentary film written by Joel Bakan, and directed by Mark Achbar and Jennifer Abbott. The documentary is critical of the modern-day corporation, considering its legal status as a class of person and evaluating its behaviour towards society and the world at large as a psychiatrist might evaluate an ordinary person. This is explored through specific examples. Bakan wrote the book, The Corporation: The Pathological Pursuit of Profit and Power, during the filming of the documentary.

McLibel (Documentary)

Filmed over ten years by no-budget Director Franny Armstrong, McLibel is the David and Goliath story of two people who refused to say sorry. And in doing so, changed the world.

Being the bigger person

Union organizer with the IWW Starbucks Workers Union dispels the sentiment that 'being the better person' must entail living as a doormat.

Review: Peace, love & petrol bombs - DD Johnston

Steven Johns reviews DD Johnston's debut novel about revolutionary fast food workers, published by AK Press.

The Organizer # 24

The Organizer # 24

September 2010 PDF of the Twin Cities IWW branch's newsletter.

The Organizer # 25

The Organizer # 25

PDF of the November/December 2009 issue of the Twin Cities IWW branch's newsletter.

The Organizer # 21

The Organizer # 21

December 2009 PDF of the Twin Cities IWW branch's quarterly newsletter.

Union-buster's analysis of IWW

Article about the IWW from union-busting law firm, Seyfarth Shaw LLP which we reproduce for reference.

New Zealand: Direct Action vs Burger Fuel

New Zealand: Direct Action vs Burger Fuel

After protests in Auckland and Wellington, and further planned protests outside Burger Fuel fast food stores across the North Island and in Sydney, Burger Fuel has recently backed down and agreed not to use the 90 day hire and fire legislation in its franchises.