Unions and labor need to speak independently for all of the working class and working families.
Avelino "Abba" Ramos, longtime leader in the ILWU, died in his sleep of Lewy body dementia, June 5, at Bali Bay Care Home in Richmond, Calif.
They were on strike but the strike was just a week old so people were not yet in the direst of straights.
Here are just a few reasons why we should be concerned about Workers Memorial Day:
As you turn the pages of this outstanding work, it is clear that it was complied with the same love, spirit, and determination that fueled the protests themselves.
Paul stands against workers' rights and unions in every form and stands up for the "right" of corporations to rule "freely" over "their" workforce.
The Republicans conveniently forget that they started the class war - and they've been winning it for years.
This morning in Lawrence, Massachusetts, the local high school Girl's Ensemble was scheduled to sing "The Internationale" at City Hall.
President Barack Obama sent a clear and welcome message this week when he made the recess appointments.