Submitted by solidarity on Sun, 03/16/2014 - 03:58
Trouble On The Waterfront: Is the mob moving in on the ILWU?1974 Conflict
TROUBLE ON THE WATERFRONT: Is the mob moving in on the ILWU?
By Bob Levering
"Harry Bridges definitely wants to end the ILWU," explains an official of the ILWU (International Longshoremen's & Warehousemen's Union). His thing now is that it was born with him and it will die with him."
Submitted by solidarity on Sun, 03/02/2014 - 18:30
Submitted by solidarity on Sun, 12/08/2013 - 15:36
ILWU Local 10 members Boycott of South African Cargo In Solidarity With South African Workers
In 1984, ILWU Local 10 members in San Francisco refused to handle South African cargo on he Nedlloyd Kimberly ship at pier 80 in the port. This was the most important direct labor action in the United States in solidarity with the South African workers and the fight against apartheid.
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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 Fri, 08/09/2013 - 08:16
Oakland Port struggles to solve cargo backlog, ILWU 10 Pres " laid the blame squarely on SSA"
Oakland Port struggles to solve cargo backlog "The port and the longshoremen's union disagree over what caused the cargo gridlock."
By Matthew Artz Oakland Tribune
POSTED: 08/07/2013 11:00:00 PM PDT | UPDATED: ABOUT 2 HOURS AGO