Industrial Worker #1692 (February 2007)

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).

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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