Tag Archives: National Labor Relations Board

VW anti-UAW vote

The shocking defeat of the United Auto Workers in a union election at the Volkswagen plant in Chattanooga, Tennessee, dealt a serious blow to the organizing strategy of the UAW in the South. Continue reading

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Trade unionism and revolutionary syndicalism

From the new July-August 2012 issue of News & Letters: Discussion article Trade unionism and revolutionary syndicalism by Michael Gilbert The theory and practice of how to organize workers to take power into their own hands and fight for a … Continue reading

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Class enemies in union clothing

From the November-December 2011 issue of News & Letters: Workshop Talks Class enemies in union clothing by Htun Lin The spreading Occupy Wall Street (OWS) movement has gripped the attention of the country. Some signs in these tent cities say … Continue reading

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Stand up, Chicago!

From the July-August 2011 issue of News & Letters: Stand up, Chicago! Chicago–Thousands of people rallied on June 14 under the banner, “Give It Back!” Three separate marches downtown, each led by a 12-foot-tall “corporate welfare king” puppet, met up … Continue reading

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Workshop Talks: Who lost to SEIU?

From the Nov.-Dec. 2010 issue of News & Letters: Workshop Talks: Who lost to SEIU? by Htun Lin The National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) announced the results of the recent union election at Kaiser Permanente in California. The media declared … Continue reading

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