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Author: Marianne Garneau

Our Union Is the Only Morale Booster That Job Has: The campaign at CallUs

CallUs (not the real business name) is a call center in the Midwest with roughly 750 employees. We spoke to…

You Can’t Hide From Class Struggle: The campaign at Smiling Bear Café

Gaby recounts the story of an organizing campaign at a café in Montréal, where baristas successfully negotiated a raise and…

The Women’s Strike, Reconsidered

Marianne Garneau reviews Feminism for the 99%: A Manifesto. In a new book, Feminism for the 99%: A Manifesto (Verso, 2019), Cinzia…

What are strikes really about? A reply to Dionne Pohler

Nick Walter and Marianne Garneau respond to an editorial in the Saskatoon Star Phoenix about the strike at the Saskatoon…

Wobcast #2: Proof of Concept

In the second episode of our podcast, Marianne Garneau argues that the Stardust campaign in NYC is the “proof of…

Grocery workers refuse a two-tier wage system

The Saskatoon Co-op is a consumer cooperative grocery with multiple locations in and around Saskatoon, SK. Workers are represented by…

Wob Bulletin #1

The following is a bulletin put together by a couple of branches of the IWW in Canada. While the outside…

“Nothing could save us after that one fatal misstep”

Mario Buda and Luigi Galleani recount a campaign at a Jimmy John’s sandwich shop in Baltimore, from 2013-2015.  We think…

“Push for gains, not recognition”: The IWW Campaign at MiniMart

In 1996, when there was little organizing happening in the IWW, workers at a MiniMart in Seattle filed for an…

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