Solidarity with IWW member’s out on strike at Sister Camelot, MINNEAPOLIS, MN.

Canvass workers at Sisters Camelot, a non-profit mobile food shelf and soup kitchen, have gone on strike today after the organization’s managing collective refused to negotiate with the canvass union. The workers went public as members of the Industrial Workers of the World on Monday, and met to negotiate with the collective this morning. This […]

Next Branch Meeting

Hi all, Our next Genral Members Branch Meeting will be help on 7pm, Monday the 9th of July at the Crookes Social Club (http://goo.gl/maps/LeY2) All members, or people wanting to find out more and get signedup welcome. We will be discussing our organising, upcoming events, the annual conference and other union bussiness. Be great to […]

Branch Meeting Update – New Meeting – 11.10.11

Greetings FWs, Due to the previous Branch meeting being comprised of a bunch of new Woblies or people interested in finding out more the usual business was postponed and rearranged for the 11.10.11 at the Bath Hotel 7pm (the venue welcomes children before 9pm).  Below you will find a copy of the updated agenda, and […]

Next Branch Meeting! 28/09/11

Greeting FWs, The date for the Next branch has been set as next Wednesday the 28th, at 7pm at the Bath Hotel, for anyone who hasn’t been before its just off West St behind the Swim Inn. The potential agenda is just below.  Agenda for Branch Meeting 28.09.2011   Location: Bath Hotel Time: 19:00                 Monthly […]

Next Branch Meeting!?

Hi FWs,   We forgot to set a time for the next meeting at our previous one. I feel we will need one in a few weeks time though with the up coming conference. This does however offer us an opurtunity to have a real think about times and locations of meetings. Any suggestions are […]

Minutes from Sheffield GMB Branch Meeting (31/08/2011)

Chair – SI Apologies – SH (recruitment), DG (comms) Discussion – Monthly Officers Reports – Treasurer – Bank account set up with a start up fund of £100 to be spent on expanding the branch. Ideas for spending included – printing – leaflets, newsletter, and producing badges, t shirts and stickers, posters for pizza hut […]

How the IWW can contribute to Working Class Revolution

Taken from LibCom.org – (http://libcom.org/library/how-iww-can-contribute-working-class-revolution) Phinneas Gage goes over some of the changes in capitalism and the development within the last 10 years of the IWW as an organization committed to organizing. The late 19th century and early 20th century were characterised by tremendous changes to the nature of industry. The rise of coast to […]