13 November | In recent years, the Chinese government has ramped up repression against union activists and students organizing in universities. The last episode has been the arrest in May of this year of 29 (...)
17 September | With the eruption of strike action by Chicago hotel workers, hotel worker William Lewis argues that the unions have the power to organize the unorganized, spread the strike nationally — and (...)
14 September | San Jose—The Costa Rican working class has again burst onto the stage of history. Public-sector workers have launched a countrywide general strike against the government’s austerity plan to deal (...)
20 August | Revolutionaries have classically rejected the reformists’ political method of relying on the electoral/legislative process and the state. Here is why.
15 August | The Los Angeles Rams will soon have a new $4 billion football stadium, which will host the Super Bowl in 2020 and the Olympic Games in 2028. Parts of the stadium are being built some 1,240 miles (...)
10 August | After months of struggle, 10,000 Disney workers in California won a $15 an hour starting wage and improved working conditions.
7 August | Supporters of universal basic income (UBI) either entertain illusions in a palliative “from above” to the miseries of capitalism, or look for an impossible shortcut for organizing the working (...)
31 July | Sixteen hundred South Korean workers are on strike against SK Broadband as part of a struggle against irregular jobs and low wages. They demand job security, safe workplace and living (...)
27 July | Around 160 dockworkers in the Port of Buenos Aires, Argentina have been handed telegrams advising them of their impending dismissal from Terminales Río de la Plata (TRP). In response, workers have (...)
12 July | Left Voice speaks with Marxist labor historian Nelson Lichtenstein on the lessons of the Teachers’ Spring and the signs of a resurgent labor movement in the (...)
8 June | The women at the Hilton Hotel speak about their experiences in the fight to unionize the hotel.
9 May | Monday, May 7th through Wednesday, May 9th, service workers and patient care providers at the University of California are striking after the UC administration failed to agree to a fair (...)
25 April | On Thursday, April 26, adjuncts, professors and graduate assistants at CUNY will vote on whether to endorse a strike if their demand of $7,000 pay per course is not met by university (...)
25 April | The head of Amazon received a prize in Berlin for his "visionary entrepreneurship". Outside, hundreds of his employees from across Europe were protesting.
4 March | A former Disney employee urges workers to fight for their rights and remember her co-worker Yeweinisht Mesfin who died homeless in her car.
1 March | Kim Moody’s latest book, On New Terrain, analyzes the current economic and political landscape as well as its present history and draws conclusions about the future of socialist (...)
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23 February | On Wednesday, hundreds of thousands of workers participated in a massive labor march called for by the major Argentine unions.
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23 February | Universities across the UK are on strike. What are lecturers, researchers, administrators, computer staffs, librarians and postgraduates fighting for?
20 February | Today negotiations have begun for the first contract at the Stamford Hilton. The union goes to the negotiation table with high spirits having built an organization that has not only maintained (...)