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The September 22 protests in Sports Opened the Floodgates for Class Struggle Politics

The September 22 protests in Sports Opened the Floodgates for Class Struggle Politics
Last year, towards the end of August, Colin Kaepernick drew national attention for choosing to sit during the National Anthem in protest of police brutality. It was around this time, in response to the vicious criticism of bourgeois journalists and pundits, Kaepernick and Eric Reid chose to kneel at every game for the entire football season. In response, Kaepernick was... Read More

Rexnord Bearings moving manufacturing to Mexico, lays off 350 workers

Rexnord Bearings moving manufacturing to Mexico, lays off 350 workers
According to the USW, Rexnord will begin the move in 2017 of 350 workers to Monterrey, Mexico, where workers will make approximately $3.00/hour without benefits. There is no knowledge of any action USW is planning on taking to defend the jobs, or to try and prevent the move. In China and other parts of the world, when companies planned to... Read More