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One Strike Against Another.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): School Administrator. Nov2022, p1-5. 5p.

Abstract: The school board reacted by telling the superintendent, who is responsible for personnel, to dismiss the union leadership, an action never previously taken in response to a teacher strike in the state. Fourth, with no precedent for the discharge of uni...

Early Labor Movement Strike Violence, the Press, and the Upton Sinclair Hypothesis.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Labor & Society. 2022, Vol. 25 Issue 4, p587-626. 40p.

Abstract: During the labor movement's formative years, Upton Sinclair was among the most vehement critics of the press for, as he claimed, a wide variety of "capitalist corruptions." The authors examine one of Sinclair's central charges in his The Brass Check , ...

What do indebted employees do? Financialisation and the decline of industrial action.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Industrial Relations Journal. Jan2023, Vol. 54 Issue 1, p71-94. 24p. 3 Charts, 3 Graphs.

Abstract: While isolated episodes of work stoppages keep occurring, aggregate industrial action rates have been on the decline over the last five decades. Attempts to explain this trend centre on the short‐term effects of the business cycle and the long‐term imp...


Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): New Republic. Jul/Aug2022, Vol. 253 Issue 7, p20-27. 8p. 16 Color Photographs.


Abstract: The article discusses the nationwide wave of lockouts by the New York City housing court. Topics include the effect of eviction moratorium on the citizens of U.S.; action of Brooklyn Housing Court on the eviction cases, Activity in New York City's hous...

We, campesinos: The potentials and pitfalls of agrarian populism in Colombia's agrarian strike.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Agrarian Change. Jan2023, Vol. 23 Issue 1, p131-148. 18p.


Abstract: This contribution aims to explore the potentials and pitfalls for the emergence of a popular agrarian movement capable of offering a progressive alternative to the far‐right. Taking the case of Colombia's national agrarian strike, the paper argues that...

As greves e a austeridade em Portugal: Olhares, expressões e recomposições.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Revista Crítica de Ciências Sociais. mai2022, Issue 127, p173-202. 30p.

Abstract: Num quadro de agudização das condições de trabalho e de reforço das assimetrias nas relações laborais, este texto discute a importância do fenómeno da greve em contexto de austeridade. Na primeira parte são propostos alguns olhares sociológicos sobre a...

Brasil em obras, peões em luta, sindicatos surpreendidos.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Revista Crítica de Ciências Sociais. mai2022, Issue 127, p111-136. 26p.


Abstract: O presente artigo aborda as revoltas e greves ocorridas em março de 2011 em canteiros de obras do Programa de Aceleração do Crescimento (PAC), do Governo Federal, que alcançou grande repercussão nacional. Tem como foco os conflitos e as negociações, en...

The Chicago Teachers' Strike Ten Years On: Organizing for the Common Good, Then and Now.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): New Labor Forum (Sage Publications Inc.). Sep2022, Vol. 31 Issue 3, p62-69. 8p.


Abstract: We were so inspired and uplifted by CTU - they were really the first major teachers' unions to bring back the strike, to expose the privatizers, to develop authentic parent-community coalitions to win the schools our students deserve, and to call out t...


Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Informing Science. 2022, Vol. 25, p183-196. 14p.

Abstract: Aim/Purpose Nigeria's university education goes through incessant strikes by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU). This strike has led to shared emotion on micro-blogging sites like Twitter. This study analyzed selected historical tweets fro...

Strikes and lockouts: The need to separate labour conflicts.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Economic & Industrial Democracy. Nov2022, Vol. 43 Issue 4, p1891-1910. 20p.


Abstract: Quantitative research on labour conflicts has offered innumerous insights into the workings of labour markets. With few exceptions this research is about conflicts, that is, strikes plus lockouts. The current situation is the result of practical diffic...