Organizing Work

Strike wave in Mexico

Ray Valentine interviews Patrick Cuninghame, a History and Sociology lecturer at the Universidad Autonoma Metropolitana (UAM) in Mexico City, about…

Workers fight back against immigration audit

Two years ago, in April 2017, about 25 workers at Tom Cat bakery in Long Island City, New York were…

Yesterday, Twitter’s main character was a union-buster

Yesterday, University of Chicago professor Agnes Callard tweeted that she had been crossing picket lines all week set up by…

A radical proposal to save auto jobs

Last year, General Motors announced its plan to close an auto assembly plant in Oshawa, Ontario, as well as four…

On Raiding

Nick Driedger talks about what is at stake when one union tries to “raid” another, in other words steal its…

Campus Organizers Push for More Faculty and Fewer Police

This past February, the  South Sound General Education Union (SSGEU) appears to have  won its first campaign: administrators at Evergreen State…

How Montreal Freelancers Are Organizing

I recently sat down with three members of a union in Montreal organizing freelance workers such as translators and journalists….

CUNY Adjuncts Vs. Everybody

Things are heating up at CUNY, where a campaign to double the wages of adjunct instructors has pitted a group…

How to socialize the workplace

Roger Williams, an education worker, talks about building social relationships with coworkers, to lay the foundation for organizing. In my…

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