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SOLIDARITY: Selected Essays by Dan Gallin


LabourStart is very pleased to announce the publication of our fourth book -- Solidarity: Selected Essays by Dan Gallin.

To learn more and order a copy, click on the image or the link.

Now available on Kindle too!

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Pakistan Labour Federation demanded to stop the Privatization of Pakistan Railways

Pakistan Labour Federation  demanded to stop the Privatization of Pakistan RailwaysPakistan labour Federation (PLF)  have opposed the proposed privatization of the Pakistan Railways Haji Muhammad Saeed Arian Founder/Secretary General,Mrs Atia Saleem Chairperson, Mr Asaf F Vardag President and Mrs. Shumalia sadiq Secretary women Wing Pakistan Labour Federation (PLF)   Said that  Railway is the largest state-owned transportation network and warned to launch protest campaign against the move after…See More
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The Slow Death of the Socialist International by Dan Gallin

Talk at the Global Labour Institute International Summer School 2014. Video available here.- By Dan GallinThe Socialist International is the organization of the world’s socialist, social-democratic and labour parties, by a loose definition. Its headquarters are in London (Maritime…See More
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Dutch Union Palestine Workgroup Reports Israeli and International Protest Against Gaza War

Peter sez:Apart from the welcome Israeli and International union protests against Israel's third war in five years against the people of Gaza, I note that in a UK parliamentary debate on the current outrage not only Labour (and at least one Jewish) MP have condemned this, but both Liberal and Conservative ones were doing so.In so far as this site's creator, Eric Lee, has 1) in the past identified himself with the Zionist state and even some of its most aggressive acts, 2) created also a…See More
Joe Balkis commented on Joe Balkis's group Teamsters ups contract campaign
"Fix the Highway Trust Fund AFL-CIO   The Highway Trust Fund pays for the upkeep of our roads, bridges and public transit. Yet for more than two decades, Congress has failed to increase its funding. The fund hasn't kept up with…"
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"I clean high school bathrooms, and my new $15/hour salary will change everything The Washington Post   Monday through Friday, my full-time job is cleaning restrooms at Van Nuys High School. But that work is not the hardest part of my life.…"

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