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A Harrowing Account of Working on the Docks
February 04, 2015 / Vivian J. Malauuluenlarge or shrink textlogin or register to comment
Longshore workers like this Long Beach swingman make their living by moving huge, heavy, dangerous cargoes in all weather—while shippers, who reap the big profits, paint workers as thieves. Photo: Fred Alvarado (CC BY-NC-SA 2.0).
Submitted by solidarity on Sat, 02/07/2015 - 06:19
US Congress steps up pressure on ILWU, PMA to reach deal
Joseph Bonney, Senior Editor | Feb 02, 2015 3:01PM EST
The U.S. Congress is stepping up its pressure on the International Longshore and Warehouse Union and the Pacific Maritime Association to reach a “swift resolution” to their 9-month-old contract negotiations.
Submitted by solidarity on Mon, 01/19/2015 - 23:03
DC Metro driver's story of privatization brings Mayor to tears
Published on Jan 15, 2015
As MLK Day approaches Dr. King's struggle for equity still rings true in this passionate first hand account of a hard working DC Metro driver's struggles in her own words.