Category: Labor

Ben Fletcher and Building the IWW’s Anti-Racist, Class War Politics

This post was originally published on this siteThe post Ben Fletcher and Building the IWW’s Anti-Racist, Class War Politics appeared first on It’s Going Down. On this episode of the It’s Going Down podcast, we again speak with labor historian and professor Peter Cole, author of Wobblies on the Waterfront: Interracial Unionism in Progressive-Era Philadelphia, Wobblies… Read more »

Workers From Amazon, Whole Foods, Instacart, & Shipt Speak Out on May 1st Strike

This post was originally published on this siteThe post Workers From Amazon, Whole Foods, Instacart, & Shipt Speak Out on May 1st Strike appeared first on It’s Going Down. On this special episode of the It’s Going Down podcast, we host a round table discussion featuring essential workers who are planning May Day strike actions… Read more »

This Is America #99: Inside the UC Santa Cruz Wildcat Strike

This post was originally published on this siteThe post This Is America #99: Inside the UC Santa Cruz Wildcat Strike appeared first on It’s Going Down. Welcome, to This Is America, December 12th, 2019. On this episode, we are lucky enough to speak with two grad students involved in the growing wildcat strike that is… Read more »

Lessons From A Year of Striking Teacher Insurgency

This post was originally published on this siteThe post Lessons From A Year of Striking Teacher Insurgency appeared first on It’s Going Down. In this episode of the It’s Going Down podcast, we again caught up with Michael from the West Virginia Industrial Workers of the World (IWW). In 2018, we interviewed Michael several times… Read more »