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Bristol IWW at Bristol Anarchist Bookfair 2014

The annual Bristol Anarchist Bookfair is only days away! This year’s event will take place at the Trinity Centre, between 11am-6pm on Saturday 26th April. We return with our ‘Workers Power in Under an Hour’ workshop for the second year … Continue reading

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Industrial Worker – Issue #1763, March 2014

Headlines: * Being A Woman Organizer Isn’t Easy * Mobile Rail Workers Win, Wobblies Organize Worldwide * International (Working) Women’s Day Features: * Staughton Lynd: A Tribute To Rosa Luxemburg * Jane LaTour: Toward Equal Employment For Women * Addressing … Continue reading

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2014 Work People’s College – Europe

This Summer, the Work People’s College, our union’s summer academy and retreat, which has been revived since 2012, will, for the first time, also take place in Europe. We invite all IWW groups to come to Berlin from 24-27 July, … Continue reading

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Industrial Worker – Issue #1762, January/February 2014

Headlines: Bakers Rising: NYC IWW Bakery Workers Fight For Better Jobs Starbucks Workers Take Global Action Police Brutality At IWW Picket In Boston Features: Special: Miners’ Struggles & British Syndicalism Organizing: Life And Labor In The Day Labor Industry Obituaries: … Continue reading

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The Black Revolution – talks by veteran Black Panthers

Two Veterans of the Black Panther Party, JoNina Abron-Ervin and Lorenzo Kom’boa Ervin, will be giving talks on Past and Present Struggles. Starting from 7pm on Wednesday the 16th of October at the Malcolm X Centre. The Black Revolution Date … Continue reading

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Industrial Worker – Issue #1759, October 2013

Headlines: * Striking Workers At Insomnia Cookies Join The IWW * Reports, Discussion Abound At The 2013 IWW General Convention * Los Angeles IWW Honors Ricardo Flores Magón Features: * One Year Of Wobbly Organizing In Indiana * The Parallels … Continue reading

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Industrial Worker – Issue #1758, September 2013

Headlines: * IWW Returns To The Railroad With ULP Strike * Work People’s COllege: Building Life-Long Wobblies * Sakuma Brothers Agricultural Strike In Washington Features: * The Parallels Between The Sisters’ Camelot & Jimmy John’s Anti-Union Campaigns * Workers’ Power: … Continue reading

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Swindon Radical Bookfair – Saturday 21st September

On the 21st of September, Swindon will hold it’s first ever Radical Bookfair. As well as a host of campaign stalls from the likes of IWW, Swindon Feminists, local trades councils, campaign groups and some of your favourite TUC unions, … Continue reading

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Bridgwater postie strike update

On Monday 19th August a Wob from Bristol went down to Bridgwater, Somerset to show support to the striking postal workers and to make a donation to the strike fund on behalf of the branch. The strike is holding firm … Continue reading

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Picket for sacked worker in Dorset

“The first action involved a picket and communications blockade by a powerful alliance of unionists and activists from Bristol General Membership Branch of the Industrial Workers of the World (IWW), Dorset Socialists, Wessex Solidarity, Solent Solidarity Federation.   The picket … Continue reading

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