Monthly Archives: December 2012

Bravery and creativity in the crisis – a Wobbly organiser’s thoughts on the struggle

http://libcom.org/blog/bravery-creativity-crisis-wobbly-organisers-thoughts-struggle-26112012 Some reflections on the recent resurgence of the Wobblies, their current campaigns, and their role in radicaly renewing the labour movement and reviving the working class’ struggle against capitalist exploitation. The IWW currently has two priority campaigns in London. … Continue reading

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IWW call out for Starbucks organiser volunteers!

Starbucks have been getting a lot of attention lately – from the media and from protesters – in light of their £multi-millions tax avoidance in the UK. They’ve since agreed to start paying some, but who will end up footing … Continue reading

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Bristol postal workers strike for second day

Between 40-50 postmen and women took part in a picket outside the delivery depot on Mead Street, south Bristol this morning. Almost 100 staff at the site were taking part in a second 24-hour strike, following on from previous action … Continue reading

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Bristol IWW recent activity round up

It has been a busy couple of weeks for Bristol IWW. Today (Monday 10th December) half-a-dozen of us braved the cold and made an early morning trip to the South East Bristol Royal Mail Delivery Office, on Mead Street. This … Continue reading

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Support the Bristol Posties!

In the build up to the postal workers strike in Bristol on Monday 10th December, here are two pictures showing IWW solidarity for the previous dispute  in October 2009. We will be repeating our support for the striking postal workers … Continue reading

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member’s meeting, Friday 7th December, 7pm ko, Hydra Bookshop, 34a old market

meeting this friday, at the Hydra 34a old market, 7pm ko

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Bristol posties to strike over workload and harrassment

Royal Mail staff in south Bristol have set the date for their first strike in the run-up to Christmas. Workers at the Mead Street depot – which delivers to addresses in Brislington, St Anne’s Park, Knowle, Knowle West, Stockwood and … Continue reading

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