Submitted by solidarity on Tue, 11/19/2013 - 14:20
Striking LA Truckers Target Walmart Supply Chain
Published on Nov 19, 2013
Independent trucking contractors go on strike for the first time in decades, protesting unfair labor practices.
Submitted by solidarity on Wed, 10/23/2013 - 15:59
An unfortunate thing happened at the port... ILWU Local 10 Officials Help To Break Port Truckers Picket Line With Police Support
An unfortunate thing happened at the port...
From: Robbie Donohoe
Sent: Tuesday, October 22, 2013 11:23 PM
Yesterday at the port, around 200 port truckers took to the port with a hundred or so supporters in order to strike their workplace. They set up pickets at the terminals. The police responded fairly swiftly and forcefully pushed the pickets on to the sidewalk.
Submitted by solidarity on Thu, 07/25/2013 - 13:11
Submitted by solidarity on Thu, 04/26/2012 - 15:58
APRIL 26, 2012
New Promise for Port Drivers
Historic Union Victory in Los Angeles
by BRIAN TIERNEY
In an era of defeat and decline for the labor movement, path breaking organizing victories are rare. Union activity in these times is more likely to revolve around defensive battles than conquering new territory or reclaiming ground that was lost decades ago.