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Industrial Worker (Winter 2017)

The Winter 2017 (#1778, Vol. 114, No. 1) issue of the Industrial Worker, the newspaper of the revolutionary union, the Industrial Workers of the World (IWW).

Contents include:

-Jewish faces in the Industrial Workers of the World by Bennett Muraskin

-Solidarity outlasts 'right to work' in Indiana shipyard by Alexandra Bradbury (Originally appeared in Labor Notes)

-Reader's Soapbox

-Top N.C state senator settles wage theft claims with guest workers by Paul Blest (Originally appeared in the Payday Report)

-Stardust Family United: Ellen's Stardust Diner union campaign by Marianne LeNabat

-Why this 'inconvenienced' SEPTA rider totally supports the strike by Will Bunch (Originally appeared in the Philadelphia Daily News)

-Unions facing the Trump era by Jonathan Rosenblum (Originally appeared in Tikkun)

-Trade unionists: Beware of the fascist threat! by Charles W. Martin III

-In November we remembered the Everett Massacre by Gordon Glick

-My favorite animal rights books of all time by Jon Hochschartner

-George Orwell's revolutionary legacy by Raymond S. Soloman

-Indianapolis IWW members need support in face of charges: defense fund for Fellow Workers in Indianapolis

-Gwen Snyder: solidarity with Gwen by John Kalwaic

-IWW resolution against DAPL and KXL

-Italian revolutionary union USI aids 2016 earthquake victims by x331980

-Solidarity across the globe by John Kalwaic

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Industrial Worker (Spring 2017)

The Spring 2017 (#1779, Vol. 114, No. 2) issue of the Industrial Worker, the newspaper of the revolutionary union, the Industrial Workers of the World (IWW).

Contents include

-Caboose to house Bruce "Utah" Phillips library by Ron Kaminkow

-Industrial Workers of the World returns to San Diego by Marie Ida Johnson and Preston Chipps

-May Day mass action will be historic 'strike from below' by Sue Sturgis (Originally appeared in www.facingsouth.org)

-LUCI: LA Union Cooperative Initiative by Jacqueline Garcia (Originally appeared in Spanish in La Opinión)

-Unions & Cooperatives: allies in the struggle to build democratic workplaces by Lisabeth L. Ryder (Originally appeared in Grassroots Economic Organizing)

-To escape Trump's America, we need to bring the militant labor tactics of 1946 by Brandon S

-Coat-hanger direct action by Andrew Miller

-Momentum builds for May Day strikes by Jonathan Rosenblum (Originally appeared in Labor Notes)

-The cooperative Manifesto by John Paul Wright

-Marx on the Silver Screen by Bruno Leipold (Originally appeared in Jacobin)

-The big difference between organizing and mobilizing: how unions can win the future (Originally appeared on Alternet)

-What about unwaged labor? by Kristin K and Jessica Smith

-Berta Caceres, Elvia Alvarado, and the Honduran struggle by Raymond S. Soloman

-International news roundup by John Kalwaic

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Industrial Worker (Summer 2017)

The Spring 2017 (#1780 Vol. 114 No. 3 ) issue of the Industrial Worker, a publication of the revolutionary union, the Industrial Workers of the World (IWW).

Contents include:

-Readers' Soapbox

-An open letter to our allies in the fight for safe rails and a sustainable environment by Railroad Workers United

-Western Wobs gather for Regional Organizing Assembly by x331980

-Community organizing versus workplace organizing by Austin Biddle

-One organizer's perspective on what drew them to the General Defense Committee by x382089

-Revolutionary unionism or white workerism: the choice facing the IWW

-The Bisbee Deportation: Thursday July 12, 1917

-Mexicans and the Bisbee Deportation by Beth Henson

-The Apostle by Ricardo Flores Magon

-Revolutionaries on revolution by Raymond S. Solomon

-The political culture of the IWW during its first 20 years by Jaime Caro-Morente

-Dem. N.C. governor signs anti-farmworker union bill, opening door to more attacks by Mike Elk (Originally appeared in the Payday Report)

-Pay equity: back-to-back wins for women athletes by Muffy Sunde (Originally appeared in Freedom Socialist)

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Industrial Worker (Fall 2017)

The Fall 2017 (#1781 Vol. 114 No. 4 ) issue of the Industrial Worker, a publication of the revolutionary union, the Industrial Workers of the World (IWW).

Contents include:

-IWW speech at San Diego Rally Against Hate, August 27, 2017

-Remembrances of those we have lost: Buenaventura Durruti, Scout Schultz, Frank Little, Albert Parsons, David Jahn, and Joe Hill

-We’re seeing freedom of speech on the gridiron so how about in every other workplace?

-The general strike in Catalonia—Revolutionary unionism for the 21st century

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