The fifth annual Carrboro Anarchist Book Fair will take place the weekend of November 22, 2014 in Chapel Hill and Carrboro, North Carolina. Don’t miss one of the Southeast’s most exciting educational and agitational events! In the first four years of its existence, the Carrboro Anarchist Book Fair has coincided with a higher proportion of…Read more "Announcing the Fifth Annual Carrboro Anarchist Book Fair!"
Benefits are put forward by pro-union organizers. These benefits include equity in pay, workplace safety, humane work hours, job security and participation in the process of deciding how the company will change over time. Critics of organized labour disavow such benefits and, indeed, instances in which unions have failed in their intentions and left businesses […]Read more "The Ecology of Unions. Introduction."
fifty thousand bees in a box will build a hive and make honey free upon unlimited open space, they will wander across just as many acres, spreading the pollen of innumerable plants before passing any judgment or making comparisons, let us be reasonable, and agree that without one, there is no other without a cause […]Read more "fifty thousand bees in a box (limits to wonder)"
On September 5th there were worldwide strikes/walkouts in the fast food sector of the restaurant industry. These happened in support of the call for “$15 and a union.” You may or may not know much about the current campaign to raise the minimum wage but I would guess you have heard of it. Due in […]Read more "The Fight for 15 and business unionism."
May 1st is May Day AKA International Workers’ Day. This day is not widely celebrated in the US, even though the day came about because of events that took place here. Or rather, maybe, that is why it is not recognized here. The Haymarket Affair was an event that took place in the context of […]Read more "The Story of Labor Day and May Day"