Wednesday, 23 October , 2019

Strikes

The GM Strike: A Century of Context

by Sam Pizzigati September 19, 2019 Wars end with treaties. In the middle of the 20th century, the “class war” that finished off America’s original plutocracy...

Huge workers strikes in the United States

GM plants in Mexico, Canada are operating as UAW strike drags on, underscoring division on outsourcing jobs By Michael Wayland Oct 8 2019 DETROIT – The United...

Strike action in the US hits a 32-year high

By Patrick Martin 9 February 2019 The number of workers participating in strike action in the US during 2018 reached the highest level in 32...

La manifestation des syndicats et des “gilets jaunes” a rassemblé 300...

"C'est un succès qui en appelle d'autres", s'est félicité le secrétaire général de la CGT, Philippe Martinez. 5/02/2019 Des dizaines voire des centaines de milliers de...

Yellow Vests: From Facebook to the…”Soviets”, from Roads to Factories. The...

Commercy (Meuse), France by Dimitris Konstantakopoulos Commercy is a small town in Lorraine, France. Here is the “deep France”, the deepest of all. Here people have...

India General Strike 2019

by Jamie Woodcock January 10, 2019 On the 8-9th of January, 150 million workers went on strike in India. The strike was organised by ten different...

General strike of 700,000 public sector workers shakes Tunisia

Eight years after the ouster of Tunisian dictator President Zine El Abedine Ben Ali on January 14, 2011, renewed mass struggles are shaking the...

Violence patronale, violence ouvrière (Jaurès et Clemenceau, 1906)

Juin 1906. Les premiers mois de cette année 1906 furent marqués par de nombreuses grèves. A la Chambre, mi- juin, plusieurs débats opposent le...

“In Hungary, there is no way forward but strikes”

Dec. 28, 2018 On December 12, the far-right government of Viktor Orbán in Hungary passed a law in parliament, permitting employers to make employees to...

Lithuania : Scope and militancy of teachers’ strike shakes the ruling...

Dec. 28, 2018 Lithuania is being shaken by an unprecedented teachers strike, which has now entered its fourth week and is causing severe anxiety, distress...