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People's Struggles

staff | United States | 3/16/04
On Monday, March 15, Coca-Cola union workers in Colombia began a hunger strike in front of the Coke bottling plants in Barrancabermeja, Bogotá,...
staff | Twin Cities, MN | 3/14/04
More than 700 strikers and their supporters demonstrated here, March 12, to demand justice for workers on strike against Metropolitan Transit.
staff | Twin Cities, MN | 3/06/04
After months of negotiations with the Metropolitan Council, 2200 Twin Cities bus drivers, dispatchers, maintenance and clerical workers went on strike at...
Ruth Peña | Chicago, IL | 3/01/04
Juan and Henry Johnson spent almost their entire adult lives in prison, fighting charges for a murder they didn’t commit.
Juan Johnson
Cherrene Horazuk | | 3/01/04
Haitian President Jean Bertrand Aristide was forcibly removed from office by U.S. military personnel Feb. 29 and flown to the Central African Republic.
staff | Chicago, IL | 2/28/04
Teamsters reformer Richard Berg is being threatened with expulsion from the union.
staff | Inglewood, CA | 2/18/04
Twenty thousand people demonstrated here, Jan. 31 in a powerful display of solidarity with the striking, locked-out United Food and Commercial Workers (...
Mick Kelly | St. Paul, MN | 2/04/04
Braving one of the worst blizzards in recent memory, low-income people converged on the state capitol, Feb 2, to demand that lawmakers undo the cuts to...
staff | United States | 2/02/04
At the top levels of the labor bureaucracy in Washington D.C., a debate is raging about the future of the labor movement.
Joe Iosbaker | Chicago, IL | 2/02/04
“We have never had so much respect from so many,” proclaimed Sirlena Perry.
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