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New London MSocSci Course: Labour, Social Mvts, Development


Added by peter waterman on March 21, 2012 at 0:11 — No Comments

Working alone at night in BC's Grocery Industry and worried about your personal Saftey

 To all my Retail/Grocery Brothers and Sisters wondering about the current lack of staff late at night. This is why, your getting shafted yet again like everyone else by the Liberals

Added by Eric Schram on March 20, 2012 at 19:06 — No Comments

Metalworkers Regional Congress Moving Left? (c/o Debate List, SAfrica)

Peter sez:

Not at all sure I endorse the headline below. That's not simply because alongside criticism of the SACommunistParty, we have endorsement of the ANC's Neo-Liberal President and continuation of a Tripartite Alliance that makes Numsa and Cosatu co-responsible for the Neo-Liberalism and the specific qualities this has in South Africa. It is also because of the declaration's language, in which 'Left' means energetically waving a 20th…


Added by peter waterman on March 20, 2012 at 17:11 — No Comments

A Basic Income Grant to Increase Basic Freedom...in the USA? (via Debate List, SAfrica)

Peter sez:

Another BIG argument for increasing the freedom of citizens and the power of workers. As with all of the new ideas, this does not come from the trade union movement. Yet it would certainly increase the power of workers in bargaining with employers. Whether this would also increase the power of UNIONS, which worship work and only want to make it 'decent' is another question. BIG should, however, make a contribution to reinventing a labour MOVEMENT fit for the 21st…


Added by peter waterman on March 19, 2012 at 14:57 — No Comments


It is with a great deal of sadness that I wish to advise AMWU members and ALP members that that our Comrade Margaret Roberts passed away suddenly on Saturday, 18th March, 2012.

Margaret was a devout Christian and Trade Unionist (a good mix). she was also Vice President of the AMWU Retired Members Division in South Australia.

I will miss her loyalty and support.     Rod Parham

Added by Rod Parham on March 17, 2012 at 22:57 — No Comments

The Contradictions of Union and Labour Protest in South Africa (Terry Bell, Business Report, via Debate List)

Peter sez:

I don't have time to sort…


Added by peter waterman on March 17, 2012 at 15:30 — No Comments

Fenerbahce Galatasaray maci

Maç: Fenerbahçe - Galatasaray

Nerde: Şükrü Saracoğlu - İstanbul

Ne Zaman: 17 Mart 2012 Cumartesi, Saat Kaçta: 20:00

Spor Toto Süper Lig'in ilk devresinde oynanan ilk maç Galatasaray 3-1 Fenerbahçe şeklinde sonuçlanmıştı

Fb - Gs son maçlar

29 Şubat 2004 Süper Lig Fenerbahçe 2-1 Galatasaray

12 Aralık 2004 Süper Lig…


Added by kamil on March 17, 2012 at 6:33 — No Comments

We just come to work here...Workers Memorial Day

April 28th is International Workers Memorial Day to publicly remember industrial deaths and injuries.http://www.hazards.org/wmd/images.htm

"we just come to work here, we don't come to die" 

Songwriter: Harry “OR” Stamper

Updated lyrics & Music by Anne Feeney

Album: Union Maid [2005]

"Oregon" longshoreman (docker, wharfie) Harry Stamper…


Added by Viola Wilkins on March 17, 2012 at 1:22 — No Comments

Manual para la negociación colectiva


Un manual para orientar nuestras negociaciones colectivas. 

Added by Carlos Mejia A. on March 16, 2012 at 20:26 — No Comments

Manual para hacer Plantones sindicales


Un manual para organizar la protesta sindical

Added by Carlos Mejia A. on March 16, 2012 at 20:25 — No Comments

St Patrick's Day and Irishness


Added by Michael Herbert on March 16, 2012 at 11:58 — No Comments

Sigma Pharmaceuticals strikers community assembly today

Striking workers at Sigma Pharmaceuticals need your support at a COMMUNITY PICKET.

Today (Fri 16 March)

8:00am - 4:00pm (morning is the priority)

3 Myer Place, Rowville.

Workers are striking after being locked out for 10 days for taking small industrial action to protect shift loadings.

Join the picket!

For more information contact Workers Solidarity Network 0431 445 978…


Added by Viola Wilkins on March 15, 2012 at 23:35 — No Comments

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