The right to march MUST be defended

Over the past four days we have watched with horror, disgust and anger as Papua New Guinean police, immigration and navy, under the effective direction of the Australian government, have beaten and brutalized refugees detained on Manus Island. This violent outburst came as the Australian government sought to break a determined and courageous protest by […]

Ontario Workers and Students Notch Biggest $15 Win Yet

December 05, 2017 / Jonathan Rosenblum Mainstream politicians often claim that we have to elect progressives to office first, before workers can win big legislation. Ontario workers and students just proved otherwise. In Canada’s most populous province, a centrist Liberal Party government on November 22 adopted a $15 minimum wage, new card-check union recognition rights, […]

Addison Lee blacklisted bicycle courier – secret filming reveals

Addison Lee [a London based courier service] sacked bicycle courier and IWGB member Andrew Boxer in his first day of work, after senior management was alerted to the fact that he had been hired, in what is a blatant case of blacklisting, a secret recording reveals. The Independent Workers’ Union of Great Britain (IWGB) will […]

Child Poverty Action Group-Report

Further fraying of the welfare safety net report launch When Monday, December 18, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM NZDT Add to Calendar Where Pioneer Women’s Hall, Ellen Melville Centre 1 Freyberg Place Auckland Central Auckland 1000 New Zealand Child Poverty Action Group report launch of Further fraying of the welfare safety net at […]

Our Dirty Double Standard For Corporate Polluters

AWSM Note: This article looks at a double standard that applies to environmental polluters in the USA state of Montana. by George Ochenski We have much for which to be thankful for here in Montana — vast landscapes, stunning mountain ranges, crystal-clear lakes and blue-ribbon trout rivers that are the envy of anglers worldwide. But one […]

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