The lead article for November was on wildcat postal strikes, which saw 30,000 walk out over "terms and conditions. After the Communication Worker’s Union’s (CWU) ballot over national strike action was lost the Royal Mail management have tried to press ahead with "modernisation" of the service. Modernisation of course being destruction of the union, wage cuts and slashing up to 30,000 jobs.
Freedom November 8 2005
Also in this issue:
- Piccadilly line underground train crash
- George Bush will be in London from 19th to 21st November
- Thessaloniki hunger strike continues
- On the picket line
- Annual anarchist bookfair ... biggest ever ...
- Anarchist Federation of Gaucha (FAG) talk about Brazilian self-organisation
- Review: The Beano
----> Note: Text may be a little difficult to read, but it's also searchable.
Freedom September 17, 2005
NB// This is a bit rough and ready as I'm testing a new scanning wand, but what the hey.