Category Archives: Glasgow

Fighting Capitalism in the Belly of the Beast: Class Struggle and the IWW in the USA

Saturday 11 August, 7.00 pm STUC, 333 Woodlands Road, Glasgow G3 6NG The global economic crisis is reshaping the social, cultural, and political landscape of the entire world, including the United States. In this talk, American labour organiser Erik Forman … Continue reading

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Clydeside GMB Picnic Sun 29 July

The annual Clydeside GMB Picnic will take place on Glasgow Green on Sunday 29 July, 12.15 for 12.30, at the fountain. (And yes, there is an indoor alternative being planned, in case the summer weather continues in its current mode!)

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Clydeside GMB at Holland & Barrett 31/03/12

Members of IWW Clydeside GMB, the Anarchist Federation and Solidarity Federation picketed the Queen Street branch of Holland & Barrett at lunchtime on Saturday 31st March.  We managed to turn some people away at the entrance.  We had placards proclaiming … Continue reading

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IWW Clydeside: Mine Wars films 20/03/12, 7.30

The next Clydeside IWW film night will be on 20 March, Electron Club, CCA (7.30 prompt start, as the whole programme will last about 90 minutes). Following FW Brendan Maslaukas’s article ‘The Battle for Blair Mountain’ in October 2011’s issue … Continue reading

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IWW Supports Maryhill Finance Crisis Meeting [Glasgow]

The IWW is backing the public meeting on the financial crisis in Maryhill (North West Glasgow):- Maryhill Burgh Meeting: The financial crisis – how’s it going to affect us in Maryhill A public meeting for Maryhill and beyond: Woodside Halls, … Continue reading

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September IWW meetings

Clydeside GMB The Clydeside General Membership Branch will be holding their next monthly meeting on Wednesday 17th September, 7pm in the Electron Club Room at the CCA, 350 Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow G2 3JD.  If you need help finding the Electron … Continue reading

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Opposing Hospital Parking Charges

Clydeside GMB has began distributing the following posters to raise attention to the ongoing struggles of hospital staff who are being charged extortionate fees as a result of a swingeing decision by Greater Glasgow Healthboard to charge hospital staff and … Continue reading

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