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Y! Big Story: Occupy actions on May Day

May Day, also known as International Workers' Day, is a holiday in 75 countries, except for the country where people may work the hardest of all. Occupy though has a notion to take the day for its Spring Reawakening. Its General's Strike Facebook page sums up the mission: "NO WORK - NO SCHOOL - NO [...]
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9 Times The Kardashians Pretended They Know What Work Is

Entertainment / Pop Culture : Crushable (3 hours ago)

Happy Labor Day! You know, the day every year that pays tribute to the contributions of workers around the country. Labor. Work. In other words, the thing the Kardashians think they do. Even though that work mostly entails having ca... Read Post

Striking for Dummies: How to skip work to join Occupy Wall Street’s May 1 General Strike

News : The Coming Crisis (2 years ago)

On May 1 (May Day), or the International Worker’s Day holiday, Occupy Wall Street will stage a general strike. Oddly, though, union workers suffer under the yolk of a piece of 1947 GOP legislation called the Taft-Hartley Act, which ... Read Post

Worker Solidarity, Eugene Debs and Why Labor Day isn’t International Workers’ Day

US Politics / Liberal : Firedoglake (4 minutes ago)

Even after 50 years of stagnant wages, union-busting, job outsourcing, and the appalling lapdoggery of politicians in both legacy parties who serve the interests of the modern oligarchs - we are obliged to stand with our fellow work... Read Post

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