Category Archives: Strike

Dear SNP: The Past Misdemeanours of Labour and Union Leaders are not the Concern of Women on Strike Today

This was written by a Dundee Wobbly (in personal capacity) on 24th October – the second day of the Glasgow women’s equal pay strike.¬† There are 8,000 women on strike in Glasgow today demanding equal pay. They are spread across … Continue reading

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Edinburgh IWW statement on Scotrail/RMT railworkers strikes.

The Edinburgh Branch of the IWW extends our solidarity to Scotrail¬†workers and RMT members across Britain over the issue of Driver Only Operated (DOO) trains . We support this strike on the principle of an Injury to One is an … Continue reading

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Event: The Miners’ Strike and the British state – Glasgow 24th September & Edinburgh 25th September

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Book launch & talk: Wednesday 18th June

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Strike Back! No. 1 (May-June 2014)

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IWW Cleaners – John Lewis Strike 13-14 July 2012

There has been good coverage of the IWW Cleaners’ strike at John Lewis in London. The Guardian, however, did not mention the IWW in writing… so we did so Below the Line. At least in their video of the strike, … Continue reading

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Inverclyde Royal staff vote in favour of strike action.

From the Greenock Telegraph: http://www.greenocktelegraph.co.uk/article.php?sec=1&id=16826 Hospital Workers Back IRH Strike by Lorraine Tinney   HOSPITAL workers at Inverclyde Royal have voted overwhelmingly in favour of strike action over car parking charges. A staggering 87 per cent of staff across Greater … Continue reading

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