Bankster Wall Street occupied, Kaiser nurses on strike, Verizon workers and labor on the rise

Beginning September 21st at 6am, about 2,500 Kaiser Permanente employees throughout Southern CA were out on the picket line to protest Kaiser’s unfair labor practices and refusal to bargain in good faith toward a fair contract that protects patient care and leaves workers’ benefits intact. Today, September 22 they are joined by approximately 1,500 NUHW members in […]

WISCONSIN: DEMOCRACY IN OUR HANDS

WISCONSIN:  DEMOCRACY IN OUR HANDS Sheila Parks, Ed.D. I cannot watch enough videos of the people in Wisconsin as you bold, brave, most decent Wisconsonites are out in the streets - resisting, doing non-violent civil disobedience/direct action, dissenting, protesting, rising up, standing up to and speaking and singing truth to power in the face of […]

The Great Accountability and "World-Class Workforce" Scam

“Hello. We’re the ones who control your lives. We make the decisions that affect all of you. Isn’t it interesting to know that those who run our lives would have the nerve to tell you about it in this manner? Suffer, you fools. We know everything you do, and we know where you go. What […]

Britain: We'll never give in, says student fees protester who's just 12 years old

A boy of 12 taking part in this week’s mass protest over university tuition fees said today: “We will never give in.” Tommy Jackman, who will be one of the youngest to demonstrate against the hike in fees, said he was not scared despite the violence at previous protests. He vowed to be on the […]

Detroit: DFT picket tomorrow

Picture of a Detroit School   DFT members:  This week we finally end the long DFT retreat, and start to move forward in the fight to defend public education.     1.  The DFT is calling its members and all supporters of public education to rally and picket State Rep Fred Durhal’s office,  at 4 pm this Monday, November 22.  The […]