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SOLIDARITY: Selected Essays by Dan Gallin

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

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Joe Balkis commented on Michael P. Schaffer's group Dump Hoffa 2011 Teamster Election
"Making the Case for the Right to Vote  September 18, 2014: Petitions signed by more than 12,000 Teamsters are on the way to Judge Loretta Preska calling on her to rule against the Hoffa administration’s bid to end fair elections for…"
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Joe Balkis commented on Joe Balkis's group Teamsters
"Making the Case for the Right to Vote  September 18, 2014: Petitions signed by more than 12,000 Teamsters are on the way to Judge Loretta Preska calling on her to rule against the Hoffa administration’s bid to end fair elections for…"
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(PLF) Demanded the Government to Registered Rural and Brick Kiln Workers in Social Security

(PLF) Demanded the Government to Registered Rural and Brick Kiln Workers in Social Security Haji Muhammad Saeed Arian Founder/Secretary General,Mrs Atia Saleem Chairperson Mrs. Shumalia Sadiq Secretary Women Wing and Mr Asaf F Vardag President Pakistan Labour Federation (PLF)  urged the Government to look into the issues of the Brick-Kiln Workers/Rural Workers and provide them with the Minimum Wages as announced by the Government, Registered all workers with  Social Security, Old Age Benefits…See More
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Joe Balkis commented on Joe Balkis's group Teamsters ups contract campaign
"Unrest at Big Brown UPS became the company it is today during the 1950s and '60s, but its aggressive pursuit of profit stirred anger among workers."
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"3,388 people have called for justice for Ruben. Will you please join us? http://j.mp/Xnv7Ih"
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"2,796 messages sent to IKEA - have you sent yours yet? http://j.mp/XntGcT"
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Orsan Senalp commented on Orsan Senalp's group Labour and the Commons
"Hi Pablo, unfortunatelly not yet in unions I am member of, in the Netherlands or Turkey. Are there any positive developments you heard in any EPSU members. Or any plans for an international campaign we could give a support?  "
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"Ikea, Etats-Unis. Les salaires emballés à plat ! Lisez, envoyez un message de solidarité http://j.mp/1tl1sMx"
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Joe Balkis commented on Joe Balkis's group Teamsters ups contract campaign
"The rise of the "Quiet Giant" In the 1950s and '60s, UPS transformed itself from a specialized delivery company into an emerging giant of shipping. Comment: Joe Allen "
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Joe Balkis commented on Joe Balkis's group Teamsters ups contract campaign
"UPS and the "outlaw" strike of 1946 UPS's move into New York started a chain reaction that led to the longest Teamster strike at the company until the mid-1970s. June 3, 2014 Comment: Joe Allen "
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Pablo Sanchez commented on Orsan Senalp's group Labour and the Commons
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Labour and the Commons

'The Commons' has entered the official discourse of the international trade union movement in Rio at Labour and Environment Assembly organised by ITUC, TUCA and Sustainlabour. Yet what do unions and unionists know about the Commons, and rising Commons movement, aims at protecting and flourishing the Commons as base for an new socioeconomic, cultural ecological system which can be a real alternative to capitalism and may be the last chance before the humanity! What would such an alternative look…See More
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(PLF) Demanded to stop the victimization of TIP workers and Reinstate all Sacked Workers Immediately

(PLF) Demanded to stop the victimization of  TIP workers and Reinstate all Sacked Workers Immediately Haji Muhammad Saeed Arian Founder/Secretary General,Mrs Atia Saleem Chairperson,Mr Asaf F Vardag President and Mrs. Shulalia Sadiq Secretary Women Wing Pakistan Labour Federation (PLF) demanded the Government to reinstate all  sacked workers of the Telephone Industries of Pakistan (TIP) and  regularization the  services of all Employees. They urged the Prime Minister to play a role in getting…See More
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Joe Balkis commented on Joe Balkis's group Teamsters ups contract campaign
"United Way President Terminated Following Compensation Controversy   CHARLOTTE, N.C. — The board of the United Way of Central Carolinas apologized Tuesday morning to the community for the compensation package given to its…"
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