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Statement by #IWW #Zurich after the arrest of several members on #MayDay

Zurich Switzerland. Several members of the Industrial Workers of the World (IWW) Zurich chapter were arrested on May 1 and held in solitary confinement for a longer period of time. Individuals were threatened with criminal proceedings. All were expelled from the inner city area

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#IWW #Ireland: Capitalism is the Virus – Class Solidarity is the Cure!

Ireland. March 28, 2020. Statement by the IWW Ireland in times of the coronavirus.

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#Toronto: #NoPegida after-action report

Toronto, Canadian territory: On Saturday May 4th, 2019, PEGIDA Canada (Patriotic Europeans Against the Islamization of the West) – the anti-Muslim, anti-immigration, white nationalists, along with their collaborators – assembled for a rally and a march outside Staples’s University and Armoury location just steps away from City Hall with alarming numbers yet again. The fact they did this on Star Wars day out of all days is unforgivable.

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Women and the union – A factory in #London

Following our interview at the IWW organising summit, Anne, a GMB rep in West London food factories and member of Angry Workers of the World writes about conditions in her workplace and her experiences as a trade union rep. This piece is part of our Too Many Men series, a collection of articles addressing gender imbalance in trade unions and workplaces – you can read other articles in this series here and here.

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June 25: Call for Solidarity Actions for #J20 Defendants

The Industrial Workers of the World (IWW) are calling for an international day of action in solidarity with the J20 defendants on Monday, June 25th.

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#Seattle #IWW Endorses the Call for a Decentralized, Anti-Capitalist #MayDay

Statement by Seattle IWW about their support for a decentralized anti-cpaitalist May Day.

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#IWW: #GDC Statement on #Charlottesville

The steering committee of the General Defense Committee voted to approve and release this brief statement last night after the fascist murder of a 32-year old woman in Charlottesville, VA, at the Unite The Right rally of fascist organizations. We now know her name, Heather Heyer, and the name of her murderer, who was apparently a member of the American Vanguard fascist group, and was photographed at the rally holding American Vanguard shields with explicitly fascist imagery on them.

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Image: James Alex Fields Jr., the fascist suspected of murdering one antifascist with the intent of murdering countless in Charlottesville, Virginia on August 12, 2017. If the two cars he sped into were not on that street, dozens of antifascists would have been murdered.

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