Author Archives: GNUnion

Overcoming the Shock Doctrine

Originally posted on Guerrilla Translation!:
Soy Pública Translated by Stacco Troncoso, edited by Jane Loes Lipton - Guerrilla Translation! Image by ABCNT Original article, published at Soy Pública Lately, we’ve been talking about the techniques of manipulation used by the government…

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Integral Revolution

Originally posted on Guerrilla Translation!:
Michel Bauwens of the P2P Foundation, Neal Gorenflo of Shareable, and author John Restakis interview Catalan Integral Cooperative’s Enric Duran Answers translated by Stacco Troncoso, text edited by Jane Loes Lipton - Guerrilla Translation! Images by…

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When hackers and farmers join forces

Originally posted on Guerrilla Translation!:
P2P Foundation founder Michel Bauwens suggested this short piece for translation: an interview with Philippe Langlois, in which he discusses the world of hackerspaces and the physical application of the open-source, collaborative mentality, applied to…

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Updates Met Listeners in person matt and michael both in the Chicago area In fact recording from matt’s place now Lots to talk about from this week in chicago Labor Talk labor notes conference Stephen attended on behalf of May First … Continue reading

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A Precariat Charter: From Denizens to Citizens – review

Too many jobs are now temporary and insecure: a new class, the ‘precariat’ is growing. Guy Standing has responded with an inspiring vision of a Good Society A protest against zero-hours contracts. Photograph: Christopher Thomond At the Labour conference of … Continue reading

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Social Justice Unionism Seeks Can Build Labor And Student Movements

by Roshan Bliss, SUNDAY, 20 APRIL 2014 14:59 Interview with Michelle Gunderson co-founder of the Network for Social Justice Unionism Earlier this month at the Labor Notes Conference, rank and file labor leaders announced for the first time the creation of the Network for … Continue reading

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#MayFirst #MetaStrike: Take part in six moth long global and systemic hackaton to take down the Prism, fascism, capitalism, imperialism, racism, sexism and war

Considering the total enclosure of the Internet, the enslavement of mass free labor on it, and the rise of meta-data Orweillian society, what should one make of celebration of the rise of the Internet of Everything (IoE) or Industrial Internet and … Continue reading

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Transnational networks of radical labour research and (h)activism: A global working class in the making

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Interview with Kees van der Pijl: Global Rivalries Today

By Orsan Senalp , Mehmet Senalp - 15 Apr 14 How have global rivalries shaped the world we live in, and how do they continue to affect the way some of the most crucial geopolitical decisions of our time are made? In this … Continue reading

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Heather Marsh: government as mass collaboration

Originally posted on Loomio:
Heather Marsh is a human rights and internet activist, programmer, political theorist, and former Editor in Chief at Wikileaks Central, and the author of Binding Chaos, a compelling blueprint for 21st century governance. An excerpt: We…

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Global Networked Labour Union invites organizers and networkers to mesh-up for the worldwide transition

GNUnion invites everybody to network and organize at the same time, in order to stitch a mass mesh network between their like-minded peers, linking them and their network bases to each other strategically. We call all to strive to build … Continue reading

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Records of the secret meeting between WikiLeaks founder Assange and Google’s CEO Schmit teamed up with US’ deep state

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Review of Lines of Work: Stories of Jobs and Resistance

Originally posted on Talking Union:
by Joe Burns Many times in discussing labor issues the tendency is to focus on policy issues or major events far removed from the workplace. In Lines of Work: Stories of Jobs and Resistance, a…

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IISH Collections Made Available Online

Originally posted on All that is Solid for Glenn Rikowski:
Communisation IISH COLLECTIONS MADE AVAILABLE ONLINE International Institute of Social History Leading IISH collections made available online Announcement, IISH, Amsterdam, Netherlands Starting today, dozens of the IISH’s leading archives…

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Worldwide #WaveOfAction General Assembly: Let us ride a Tsunami

This is the first global Mumble call to evaluate the launching of the worldwide #waveofaction, by participants across the world, on the 6th of April 2014, Sunday 13:00 London time. We love to meet and exchange our visions and ideas … Continue reading

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Global, networked, and united wikistrikes: GNUnion call for a ride with the Worldwide #Waveofaction

Originally posted on GNUnion:
Global Networked Labour Union (@GNUnion) May-First Meta-Stike Organising Group on Lorea Organizing Network Worldwide Wace of Action (#Waveofaction) Dreaming of and becoming a worldwide wiki-strike  4.4.2014 – Worldwide launch by greeting Martin Luther King May First – All…

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Meta-data frames the context where firece global intra- and inter-Class Wars takes place

NSA’s PRISM Partners Form Industrial Internet Consortium: The IoE, IoT, Industrial Internet… Meta-Data is the context where a firece global intra- and inter-class wars within and between the 1% and the 99% takes place “AT&T, Cisco, GE, IBM and Intel today announced the formation of the Industrial … Continue reading

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AAWL Public Meeting – Organising garment workers internationally

The garment and apparel manufacturing sector is mainly concentrated in a few countries in the south and south east of Asia. It is an industry with a vicious ‘Race to the Bottom’ drive that kills thousands of workers. Workers are … Continue reading

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Connecting Western and Chinese Workers | Union Solidarity International

Affiliate Now » Follow us on Twitter Like us on Facebook China is the workshop of the world. And – if you’re a worker in the West – its the threat your boss uses to keep your wages down. We … Continue reading

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Global and distributed network of (manual-mental) working class, (h)activist and oppressed people’s networks is needed

Tayyip Erdogan have chosen place his bet on dictatorial move, to raply increasing attacks coming from international Gulen cult / movement, Islamic version of the Moon Cult. AKP (un)Government finally shut herself in the head by shutting down Twitter this morning after … Continue reading

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