Monthly Archive: May, 2015

Stop Kidding Yourself: The Police Were Created to Control Working Class and Poor People

The following piece is a repost of Sam Mitrani’s piece at Labor and Working-Class History Association (LAWCHA). It provides a short historical account of the origins of law enforcement in the United States and… Continue reading

May Day 2015: a year in the South Florida IWW

By Scott Nicholas Nappalos May Day is the most important holiday for workers and IWWs in particular with our roots in the struggles of the Haymarket Martyrs. The reality of the American working… Continue reading

Radicalization of the May 1st 2015 Strike

Thousands are filling the streets in Quebec and Baltimore fighting back against renewed assaults on the basics and a repressive State that has only grown in brutality. New forces are struggling with a… Continue reading