IWW

TFSRadio: September 9th Prisoner Strikes Against Prison Slavery (with Tyler of PDXABC)

  • Posted on: 5 September 2016
  • By: Bursts
pdxabc.org

Airs on WSFM-LP 103.3 in Asheville / streaming at AshevilleFM from 3am EST on September 5th, 2016, through September 11th, then podcasting at radio4all.net. Also airing this week on KOWA-LPFM in Olympia, WA, KWTF in Bodega Bay, CA, and WCRS-LP Columbus Community Radio 98.3 and 102.1 FM.

Organizing the Prisoner Class: An Interview with IWOC

  • Posted on: 30 April 2016
  • By: thecollective

From It's Going Down

The Incarcerated Workers Organizing Committee, or IWOC, is a committee within the Industrial Workers of the World (IWW), that is working to offer support for workers already self-organizing from behind prison walls. As we speak, actions in Texas prisons are ongoing, while riots and resistance continues at Holman Prison in Alabama. This May Day, prisoners with the Free Alabama Movement (FAM) are calling for a strike, anarchist and anti-prison groups are organizing demonstrations in solidarity, and IWOC and other groups are building for national actions on September 9th. Wanting to know more about how a small group has managed to sign up hundreds of prisoners and build for large actions, we caught up with IWOC to learn just how it’s going down.

It’s Going Down: How did IWOC form? What was the inspiration for the group?

NLRB Rules Union Canvasser Fired Illegally By Sisters’ Camelot, Orders Back Pay, Reinstatement

  • Posted on: 17 October 2015
  • By: ShugE Mississippi
IWW Sisters' Camelot Canvass Union

NLRB Rules Union Canvasser Fired Illegally By Sisters’ Camelot,
Orders Back Pay, Reinstatement

This past Friday, September 25, the National Labor Relations Board issued a new ruling regarding the struggle between the IWW Sisters’ Camelot Canvass Union and their former bosses at Sisters’ Camelot.

Whoever Is Elected, Let The Riot Never Stop

  • Posted on: 6 May 2015
  • By: Anonymous (not verified)

No matter who is elected, we must never stop rioting. Even if every most promising progressive gets elected or every most disconcerting conservative gets elected, we must set the streets on fire. The argument about voting or not voting is useless. Anarchists have historically focused their efforts on direct action or direct democracy and progressive reforms have only redirected revolutionary potential into institutional squabbles. Let this year be the year that the riots started and never stopped.

Announcing the Chicago May Day 2015 Radical Coalition Events

  • Posted on: 21 April 2015
  • By: Anonymous (not verified)
Chicago May Day 2015

May Day, or International Workers' Day, is an annual  holiday which occurs on the first of May. Born out of fight for the eight-hour working day in Chicago and the state-sanctioned murder of the Haymarket Martyrs (History of May Day) May Day is celebrated today as a time for all members of the working class to stand united and show the bosses, landlords, and all of the ruling class that we are still not afraid.