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The Republic Windows and Doors Struggle

Black Workers for Justice - Mon, 04/13/2009 - 11:53am
The six day plant occupation by more than 200 UE 1110 members at the Republic Windows and Doors Company in Chicago, IL, in addition to demanding that the company follow the union contract and the laws, was also a workers struggle for human rights against capital.
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Lessons from the Obama Campaign for Building a Movement for Peoples Power!

Black Workers for Justice - Mon, 04/13/2009 - 11:53am
The Obama campaign and his election as the next US president, has helped to create a level of enthusiasm and hope among working class Blacks, people of color and sectors of the general working class that is beginning to break their apathy, cynicism and lack of confidence in challenging and changing conditions of oppression and exploitation in society.
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Solidarity Divided: The Crisis in Organized Labor and a New Path toward Social Justice

Black Workers for Justice - Mon, 04/13/2009 - 11:53am
The U.S. trade union movement finds itself today on a global battlefield filled with landmines and littered with the bodies of various social movements and struggles. Candid, incisive, and accessible, Solidarity Divided is a critical examination of labor's current crisis and a plan for a bold new way forward into the twenty-first century.
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