Industrial Worker #1692 (February 2007)

The February 2007 issue of the Industrial Worker, the newspaper of the revolutionary union, the Industrial Workers of the World (IWW).

Submitted by Juan Conatz on October 19, 2014

Contents include:

- Mass firings in NYC: NYC's food warehouse workers unionize, bosses retaliate by Diane Krauthamer

- 1 in 5 fired for organizing unions

- Readers' soapbox

- 2006 year of victory, courage for SBU by Daniel Gross

- Fifth firing sparks creative protests by Justin Kelley

- Workers call for Hornblower boycott

- UFCW sues La Migra

- Book review: Ben Fletcher: the life and times of a black Wobbly edited by Peter Cole

- IWW fired up in Florida by James Schmidt

- Berkeley recyclers stand and win

- Industry issue: privatization by Ian Johnston

- Privatization eats extra money, dogs UK's health workers by Richard Griffin

- Iraqi labor unions attack US plans for oil privatization by John Kalwaic

- US minimum wage hike passes House of Representatives

- New IWW Organizing Department reaches out to organizers by Dan Elgin

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