Submitted by solidarity on Tue, 04/07/2015 - 18:23
Militant Trade Unionism Or Business Unionism-Which Way For The ILWU?
On March 31, 2015 in San Francisco, a forum was held on the the growing attacks on the ILWU and the struggle over the proposed Coast Contract. Participants reported on the continuing concession contracts at ILWU Local 30 Boron, EGT in Longview and the Northwest grain contract and the ramifications on the Coast contract.
Dan Coffman, past president ILWU Local 21 Longview
Submitted by solidarity on Thu, 04/02/2015 - 05:01
Submitted by solidarity on Mon, 03/23/2015 - 17:22
Which Way for The ILWU-
Militant Unionism or Business Unionism?
* Hear ILWU Activists Speak on the Recent Longshore Contract Negotiations
* Open Discussion on the Tentative Agreement
* Longshore Members & Caucus delegates invited
WHEN: Tuesday, March 31, 7PM
WHERE: First Unitarian Universalist Church
1187 Franklin St., SF
(Facing ILWU International Headquarters)
￼￼ILWU members stop scab grain train in Longview
Submitted by solidarity on Thu, 12/11/2014 - 09:59
ILWU frustrated by shippers’ finger-pointing-ILWU Local 23 President Surprised Bosses Are Attacking Workers “We used to work together for mutual benefit. They don’t appear to be interested in doing that anymore. Now, it appears to be only about control.”
ILWU frustrated by shippers’ finger-pointing
By DAVID GROVES
Submitted by solidarity on Mon, 12/08/2014 - 14:00