“Labor law is a shield, but direct action is a sword…”

by Nathan Clough, University of Minnesota Duluth So said an Industrial Workers of the World (IWW) organizer in response to a question I asked about the solidarity unionism model employed by the...
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Geraldine Pratt to speak at QMUL on 'Temporary foreign workers and their children: (neo)liberal compromises and the violence of inclusion'

We're pleased to announce that Antipode author and Institute for the Geographies of Justice contributor Geraldine Pratt (UBC Geography) will be speaking at Queen Mary, University of London's School...
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Liverpool / riots / place / geography

by Andy Davies, University of Liverpool On the 4th of July 2011, I was attending a book launch in News from Nowhere, Liverpool’s radical bookshop. The book was Richard Phillips and Diane Frost’s...
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Author interview – Marit Rosol speaks about 'Community volunteering as neo-liberal strategy? Green space production in Berlin'

Here we catch up with Marit Rosol, lecturer in the Department of Human Geography at the Goethe-Universität Frankfurt / Main, and discuss her new paper, 'Community volunteering as neo-liberal...
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Building a new labor movement in the shell of the old…: The IWW campaigns to organize fast food workers

by Nathan Clough, University of Minnesota Duluth “The working class and the employing class have nothing in common Instead of the conservative motto, ‘A fair day's wage for a fair day's work’,...
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