Monthly Archives: March 2011

New York:Workers and students march to protest budget cuts

By Rodolfo Tirabarro On March 24, a protest to oppose layoffs and cuts in ​​health and education halted traffic in the financial district of New York. New York is being hit badly by the financial crisis. Meanwhile, politicians are trying … Continue reading

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Marcha popular en Nueva York en contra de los recortes

 Por Rodolfo Tirabarro El jueves 24 el transito en el centro financiero de la ciudad de Nueva York se vio afectado a causa de una protesta en contra de las amenazas de despidos masivos y recortes en el área de … Continue reading

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Venezuelan trade unionists in solidarity with Wisconsin

We publish here a letter that Venezuelan trade unionists sent to the South Central Federation of Labor in Wisconsin to express their solidarity in the fight against goverment cuts and anti-union legislation. —————————————————– Dear Colleagues From South Central Federation of Labor: Wisconsin … Continue reading

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Sindicalistas venezolanos en solidaridad con Wisconsin

A continuación publicamos una carta enviada por sindicalistas venezolanos al sindicato South Central Federación of Labor de Wisconsin en solidaridad con la lucha en contra de los recortes. ——————————————- Estimados camaradas De South Central Federation of Labor: Trabajadores de Wisconsin … Continue reading

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Wisconsin: Workers call for general strike

On February 21, the Madison South Central Labor Federation (SCFL) –with a membership of 45,000 which includes fire fighters, teachers and nurses among others– voted to endorse a general strike. The general strike will take place on the day that … Continue reading

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