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People's Struggles

Joe Iosbaker | Champaign-Urbana, IL | 12/01/03
A protest by University of Illinois students shut down a meeting of the Board of Trustees in November.
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Brad Sigal | Minnesota | 11/10/03
"After striking for 15 days, we came away with a stronger, fighting union and we won some real gains for clerical workers at the University of...
staff | Minnesota | 11/01/03
Phyllis Walker, president of AFSCME Local 3800, delivered the following speech in Detroit Sept. 12 to hundreds of labor activists attending a conference...
Tom Burke | United States | 11/01/03
Tom Burke of Fight Back! interviewed Luis Adolfo, a leader of Colombian Coca-Cola workers.
Brad Sigal | Minnesota | 10/15/03
At the beginning of October, clerical workers at the University of Minnesota said no to a wage freeze and skyrocketing health care costs, and voted to go...
staff | Chicago, IL | 10/01/03
Activists in Chicago, led by Comite Exigimos Justicia (CEJ, or the We Demand Justice Committee), marched on Area 5 Police Headquarters on Aug. 16 to...
Carlos Montes | Los Angeles, CA | 10/01/03
Fernando Suarez Del Solar, from Escondido, father of Jesus Aleberto Suarez del Solar Navarro, a U.S. Marine killed in Iraq, spoke at a rally Aug. 30, in...
Tom Burke | United States | 10/01/03
The campaign to boycott ‘Killer Coke’ is spreading fast.
Adam Price | San Jose, CA | 10/01/03
In late September the Census Bureau reported that, for the second year in a row, household income fell, the number of poor rose, and more Americans lacked...
staff | New Haven, CT | 10/01/03
Using a variety of innovative tactics and gathering national media attention, 4000 union members took on the management of one of America’s most elitist...
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