After the collapse of the global financial bubble, the working class is being made to pay. In Britain workers have started to fight back, in the form of a series of one day strikes. There are stories in the media warning of a return to 'union power', but what does this mean and is it a good thing for the working class?
To best prepare you to discuss this topic we suggest you read the following texts.
Work. Community. Politics. War. - prole.info
Abolish Restaurants - prole.info (Especially the section on unions)
Winning the class war - The Direct Action Movement
Good old-fashioned trade unionism - Wildcat
Analyses of Recent Events:
Ford Visteon Enfield Workers Occupation - Alan Woodward
2009: The Strike at Lindsey Refinery: a Struggle Entangled in Nationalism - LibCom.org
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