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UNITED STATES

AFL-CIO Endorses Medicare for All... Well, Not Really

November 06, 2017 | The AFL-CIO passed a resolution that formally endorses Medicare for All, while at the same time it staunchly defends employer-based health insurance.

Juan Cruz Ferre

UNITED STATES

The Origins of New York’s No Strike Clause

October 24, 2017 | The Taylor Law bars public sector workers from going on strike. From a Marxist perspective, what do strikes mean? And how did this draconian law come about to begin with? This is the first of two (...)

Tatiana Cozzarelli

AFRICA

Labor Movement and the Left in South Africa

October 19, 2017 | Peter Jacobs talks about the labor movement after NUMSA's break with the COSATU, the movement Fees Must Fall and challenges for the Left.

UNITED KINGDOM

Strike with Pride

October 05, 2017 | With humour and sharp political insights, along with some amusing anecdotes, Mike, Gethin and Jonathan recall their time as LGSM members.

EUROPE

French President Passes Labor Reform Despite Wide Opposition

September 22, 2017 | Today the French President signed executive orders that will profoundly affect the life of millions of workers. Without blinking an eye, Emmanuel Macron is profoundly transforming labor (...)

Marianne Madoré

ARGENTINA

The Way Forward for Argentina’s Left and Labor Movement

September 09, 2017 | After the August 22 rally called by the Argentinian General Confederation of Labor (CGT), Left Voice sat down with Camilo Mones, a member of the shop steward committee at the Pepsi factory in (...)

Camilo Mones

ARGENTINA

Women Workers vs Intersectional Exploitation

August 16, 2017 | PepsiCo is a multinational corporation with a woman CEO, awarded for multiculturalism in her company. The women in a PepsiCo factory in Argentina are facing off against PepsiCo, demonstrating (...)

Tatiana Cozzarelli

UNITED KINGDOM

London Says: Low Pay, No Way!

August 04, 2017 | Strike and demonstrations against low pay take place in Central London.

Alejandra Ríos

UNITED STATES

Nissan Battle: White Supremacy and Anti-Unionism Go Hand in Hand

August 03, 2017 | Nissan uses race baiting and threats to try to stop workers from unionizing.

INTERVIEW

A Left Rooted in the Working Class - Interview with Kim Moody

August 03, 2017 | Kim Moody speaks about the changing nature of the production process and the challenges for the left to build militant rank-and-file organizations in key points of (...)

Kim Moody

LABOR MOVEMENT

B&H Workers: We are With You!

July 31, 2017 | B&H Workers, we are with you! That is the cry of solidarity heard during the weekly pickets of workers and solidarity organizations every Friday and Sunday at the doors of B&H Photo Video (...)

ARGENTINA

The Battle at PepsiCo

July 13, 2017 | Workers are violently evicted from an occupation by the Macri government in defense of the US corporation, PepsiCo.

ARGENTINA

Workers Beat Back Goliath, Defend Factory Occupation

July 12, 2017 | Last night, PepsiCo workers defended the factory occupation and at least for the night, kept the police away. How did they do it?

Tatiana Cozzarelli

ARGENTINA

A Union of Class Struggle, a Tool for Ending Capitalist Exploitation

July 11, 2017 | The following excerpts from the Social Statute of the Sindicato de Obreros y Empleados Ceramistas de Neuquén (SOECN - Ceramic Workers’ Union of Neuquén) demonstrate how to organize a democratic (...)

Sindicato de Obreros y Empleados Ceramistas de Neuquén

PEPSICO WORKERS

No Bread for Our Children, No Peace for Our Bosses

July 08, 2017 | Camilo Mones is a PepsiCo worker, member of the shop-floor committee within the factory and leader of the Bordó opposition caucus of the Food Industry Workers' Union (...)

Camilo Mones

INTERNATIONAL SOLIDARITY

Sign Petition in Solidarity with Workers Occupying PepsiCo Factory

July 07, 2017 | Sign the petition to support Argentine PepsiCo workers who are occupying their factory in defense of their jobs!

CUNY

Rally to Re-Hire Marisa Holmes!

July 07, 2017 | After Marisa Holmes was illegally fired from CUNY TV, union representatives, students and co-workers gathered to support the re-hiring of Holmes and the rights of all CUNY (...)

ARGENTINA

ARGENTINA: Action in Solidarity with PepsiCo Workers

July 05, 2017 | PepsiCo workers, students, and other sectors of the working class blocked a road in the center of Buenos Aires as part of the fight against the firing 600 PepsiCo (...)

Mira Craig-Morse

ARGENTINA

VIDEO: Action in Support of PepsiCo Workers

July 05, 2017 | Solidarity road block with PepsiCo workers who are currently occupying their factory in defense of their jobs.

NEW YORK

Re-Hire Marisa Holmes at CUNY TV!

July 01, 2017 | Marisa Holmes, a combative union member DC37 has been fired from her job at CUNY TV. Join an action to demand for Marisa to keep her job!

ARGENTINA

The Piquetero Movement and the Left

July 01, 2017 | The Partido Obrero of Argentina (Workers’ Party) recently published an astonishing article in its newspaper Prensa Obrera (Workers’ Press).This article has revived a long-standing debate about the (...)

Lucho Aguilar

ARGENTINA

Workers Occupy Factory to Keep their Jobs with PepsiCo

June 29, 2017 | 600 workers who were fired by PepsiCo are taking matters into their own hands and occupying the factory in Buenos Aires.

Mira Craig-Morse

ARGENTINA

Boycott Pepsi Products in Solidarity with Argentine Workers!

June 28, 2017 | Workers at a PepsiCo factory in Argentina occupied the factory to protect their jobs. Send photos in support and boycott PepsiCo and Lay's products!

LABOR MOVEMENT

May Day in a Bureaucratic Union

May 16, 2017 | Despite lip service to opposing Trump, CUNY’s Professional Staff Congress refused to organize a militant May Day.

Chris Natoli

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