Apoyando la declaración del mitin en la plaza Bolótnaya del pasado 10 de diciembre, exigimos:
Occupy Houston #D12 port protest
An Open Letter from America’s Port Truck Drivers on Occupy the Ports | Coalition for Clean and Safe PortsWe are the front-line workers who haul container rigs full of imported and exported goods to and from the docks and warehouses every day. We have been elected by committees of our co-workers at the Ports of Los Angeles, Long Beach, Oakland, Seattle, Tacoma, New York and New Jersey to tell our collective story. We have accepted the honor to speak up for our brothers and sisters about our working conditions despite the risk of retaliation we face.
Susannah Vila is a co-founder of the engine room , an organization that investigates and supports digital advocacy. Connect with her on Twitter @szvila . The movement that began on Sept. 17 in New York City was initiated in part by a Canadian magazine editor who refused to join Facebook.
Russia’s street protest movement, which has shaken not only the Kremlin’s autocrats but global financial markets, is the largest for two decades, and is the end of an era. The pro-capitalist triumphalism of the early 1990s has turned into disenchantment, not just with the sham democracy which voters experienced earlier this month, but with the corruption of a mafia-style capitalism.
Action relates to union battle over Longview terminal – though union itself has disowned the planned shutdown The Occupy movement will attempt to shut down all the major ports on the west coast of the US in support of a union battle in Longview, Washington, despite the union opposing the action.