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STRIKES AND LOCKOUTS LINKS
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001 Australia New South Wales
Tahmoor CFMEU - Mining & Energy D Construction, Forestry, Mining and Energy Union - Mining & Energy Division
Support Tahmoor Colliery workers
Mining giant Xstrata has locked out more than 200 Tahmoor miners in a bitter dispute over workplace agreements.
002 Belgium

Brussels ETUC European Trade Union Confederation
29 September 1st European General Strike

003 Canada AB
Edmonton PSAC Public Service Alliance of Canada
Solidarity Rally For Striking PSAC members
Please join the 88 members at a noon hour rally, November 21, 2008 at the main post office at 9808 103A Ave. BRING YOUR BANNERS.
004 Canada BC Greater Vancouver Burnaby ATU Amalgamated Transit Union
HandyDart Workers Support Group Local 1724 For all those who want to build on the unity that was born in struggle and move forward since the ten week strike ended.
005 Canada BC
Burnaby UFCW United Food and Commercial Workers
We Support Save-On Workers! Local 1518 Members of UFCW 1518 are taking on Overwaitea/Save-On Foods.
006 Canada BC
Vancouver
Support Healthcare HungerStriker - Mary McDermott
Mary McDermott, public education defender and former president of the Vancouver Elementary School Teachers' Association
Mary McDermott was on a hunger strike re: health care.
007 Canada MB
Winnipeg CEP Communications, Energy and Paperworkers Union
All hail freepressonstrike.com - Winnipeg Free Press On Strike Local 191 Continuing to service our readers by providing the best coverage in the city while beating the pants off the paper's site.
008 Canada NS
Halifax CEP Communications, Energy and Paperworkers
Support Locked-Out Farmers Dairy Employees Local 40N Represents 240 full- and part-time employees locked out by Farmers Dairy on Saturday, July 10, 12:00 midnight
009 Canada ON
Barrie OPSEU Ontario Public Service Employee's Union
Support Georgian College Support Staff.
Show your support for Georgian College support staff who went on strike as of September 1, 2011 along with 23 other colleges.
010 Canada ON
Brantford USW United Steelworkers
E.C.P. United Steelworkers Local l-500 About 60 Engineered Coated Products workers at the Brantford plant have been on strike since August, 2008.
011 Canada ON Cambridge, Kitchener Cambridge
Support Shelter Workers in Waterloo Region


All Support Workers of Women's Crisis Services, Anselma House and Haven House in have been LOCKED OUT...we are NOT on Strike!!
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012 Canada ON
London Solidarity with CAW Local

Caterpillar fired the entire hourly workforce, more than 465 CAW Local 27 members, after locking them out for over a month.
Caterpillar's effort to bust the union's resolve has failed. Round two begins.
013 Canada ON
Ottawa
End the strike, Fire Larry O'Brien
It's time for a fair settlement for OCTranspo workers. It's time to fire Mayor Larry O'Brien.
Show support on the picket lines, raise the issues with co-workers and friends, put on the pressure to toss O'Brien out of office.
014 Canada ON
Ottawa
Stop Harper's Assault on the Right To Strike
Stand up to the Conservative government and let them know that Canadians will not allow the working class to bear the brunt of any economic crises.
The right to strike is a fundamental freedom that should never be curtailed.
015 Canada ON
Ottawa CUPE Canadian Union of Public Employees
Carleton University staff ( CUPE 2424) Strike supporters Local 2424 This is a group to share information, ideas, and support for all the Carleton workers and their supporters during this strike!
016 Canada ON Northern Ontario Sudbury OPSEU Ontario Public Service Employee's Union NOSMFA Northern Ontario School of Medicine Faculty Association Local 677 Serves clerical, administrative and technical staff in the Laurentian University in Sudbury and Lakehead University in Thunder Bay
017 Canada ON Northern Ontario Sudbury OPSEU Ontario Public Service Employee's Union NOSMFA Northern Ontario School of Medicine Faculty Association Local 677 Unit 2 Represents striking clerical, administrative and technical staff of the NorthernOntario School of Medicine (NOSM),
018 Canada ON
Toronto
I love my TA's- lets avoid a stike (U of T)
University administration versus the organized Teaching Assistants
For the University and the Union to continue working together and support the people who are, more and more, running my classes.
019 Canada ON
Toronto
Join The Group 'York Teaching Assistants do NOT Make $63/hr'!
York TAs are also FULL-TIME Masters and PhD students, our funding barely puts us above the poverty line.

020 Canada ON
Toronto
ONDY Solidarity Rally for CUPE 3903
The Ontario New Democratic Youth declares our support for CUPE 3903 in your fight for better wages, lower tuition fees and better working conditions.
Thursday, December 4, 2008 - Time: 12:00pm to 2:00pm - York University - 4700 Keele St (Keele Street/York Blvd -Main Gate)
021 Canada ON
Toronto
Solidarity with Toronto Dominion Centre employees under attack
All 61 TD Centre employees were LOCKED OUT by the employer on June 14, 2009. All were then TERMINATED by the employer on July 14, 2009. Fightback NOW!
The employer, Cadillac Fairview made $ 1 BILLION in 2009 but that was NOT ENOUGH. Now they wring more profits out of the workers.
022 Canada ON
Toronto
Striking Can Be Good for You Recipe Exchange
We need good, affordable nourishment particularly during strikes.
Start posting your favourite recipes now. There will be virtual contests and people's choice awards and infinite striking fun.
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023 Canada ON
Toronto
Students & Workers United!
A cross-campus rally in support of CUPE 3903.
Monday, November 17, 2008 - Time: 12:00pm - 2:00pm - Intersection of Keele Street and York Boulevard (Main Gate to York University
024 Canada ON
Toronto
Students at the University of Toronto against STRIKE
This is a group for all the people who are against a strike at the University of Toronto.
This group was not made in support of either side, but instead to get the message across that WE DO NOT WANT A STRIKE.
025 Canada ON
Toronto CUPE Canaidian Union of Public Employees
Locked out. The saga of a tiny but mighty union at Ryerson Local 1281 CESAR workers have been locked out by the Executive at CESAR. CESAR is the association of continuing education students at Ryerson
026 Canada ON
Toronto CUPE Canadian Union of Public Employees
I support striking CUPE 3903 Local 3903 On Thursday Nov 6 2008, the contract faculty, teaching and research assistants at York University went on an all-out legal strike.
027 Canada ON
Toronto CUPE Canadian Union of Public Employees
(Un)Official CUPE 3903 Complaints Box Local 3903 Post any complaints, insults and propaganda. Go ahead? vent and rant as much as you want.
028 Canada ON
Toronto CUPE Canadian Union of Public Employees
CUPE 3903 Expats in Solidarity with Striking 3903ers! Local 3903 For those present or former 3903 members who may currently be too far afield or otherwise engaged to walk the picket line daily.
029 Canada ON
Toronto CUPE Canadian Union of Public Employees
CUPE 3903 STRIKE VIDEO York University Local 3903 York University film students, contract staff, TAs, GAs have come together and are making videos about the CUPE 3903 strike
030 Canada ON
Toronto CUPE Canadian Union of Public Employees
profile pictures in support of striking CUPE 3903 Local 3903 Grab an image from the photos section of the event and use it as your profile picture in the coming week.
031 Canada ON
Toronto CUPE Canadian Union of Public Employees
Striking profile pictures supporting striking CUPE 3903 Local 3903 Grab an image from the photos section of the event and use it as your profile picture in the coming week.
032 Canada ON
Toronto CUPE Canadian Union of Public Employees
York U Teaching Assistants do NOT make $63 per hour! Local 3903
033 Canada ON
Windsor
UofW Students Support WUFA, Demand that Administration Resolve the Strike
On September 17, 2008 the WUFA (Windsor University Faculty Association) was forced to strike.
WUFA consists of all faculty, sessional instructors, librarians, and academic ancillary staff (like sports coaches). No classes.
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034 Canada QC
Montreal MUNACA McGill University Non Academic Certified Association
McGill Munaca Strike / Grève
The union represents more than 1,700 non-academic workers. The workers began their strike on September 1, 2011.
035 Canada SK
Regina PSAC Public Service Alliance of Canada
Casino Regina Strike Local 40005 The strike by more than 400 Casino Regina gaming employees began on Thursday, June 3, 2010
036 England Greater London
London
Support the Fremantle Strikers / Reinstate Andrew Rogers


Public Sector workers need your support
037 England Greater London
London RMT National Union of Rail, Maritime and Transport Workers
Support the London Underground cleaners' strike!
On 26 June and 1-2 July, more than 700 cleaners on London Underground, organised in the RMT union, will be going on strike
038 England Lancashire
Bolton NUT National Union of Teachers
Support Bolton School Strike
A school in Bolton is taking strike action after the council announced its planned closure as part of an academy program.
039 England South Yorkshire
Sheffield
Defend Shelter Staff! Defend Shelter!
Support TGWU/Unite members at housing charity Shelter
Support them as they ballot for strike action to defend their terms and conditions from attack by management!
040 France
Europe, UK Paris
#14N: General Strike
People Of Europe - Rise Up

041 Indonesia

Jakarta
Indonesia: Public sector workers suspended for going on strike
PSI is calling on its affiliated organisations to send letters to President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono of the Republic of Indonesia
Protest against the summary dismissal and suspension without pay of members of Serikat Pekerja PT. Angkasa Pura1 trade union
042 Ireland Cork
Cork
Support The Vita Cortex Workers
32 former workers at the Vita Cortex plant are staging a sit-in protest.
The company, which manufactures foam packaging, closed its plant. The workers were let go without redundancy payments
043 US CA
Los Angeles AFSCME American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees
I Support the 20,000 Striking UC Workers! Local 3299 After months of negotiations with the University, the 20,000 UC service and patient care workers voted in favor of going on strike
044 US CA
Los Angeles AFSCME American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees
UCLA Workers Strike Local 3299 UCLA service workers are currently on strike
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045 US FL
Miami
I Support the United Auto Workers Strike!
If you or anyone you know is in UAW and striking then show some support.

046 US IL
Chicago
All Out For The Greek Anarchist and Communists in Streets of Athens!



047 US MA
Boston
Supporters of Unionized Verizon Workers, IBEW / CWA united Against Verizon
POSSIBLE STRIKE!
Saturday August 2, 2008 @ 11:59 will mark the end of the current contract that covers almost 70,000 Verizon workers.
048 US MA
Methuen UFCW United Food and Commercial Workers
Justice At Shaw's Local 791 We are a coalition endeavoring to support Shaw's Methuen Distribution Center workers on strike.
049 US MI
Lansing
Support the UAW
In the fall of 2008, UAW union-represented employees walked off the job and organized pickets outside General Motors Corp.

050 US NJ
Edison BCTGM Bakery Confectionery Tobacco and Grain Millers
Support Stella D'oro Strikers! >> NO contracts, NO cookies!! Local 50 On strike since Wednesday, August 13th, 2008, in protest of a sand pit contract offered by employer Stella D'oro Biscuit Co.
051 US NY
New York IATSE International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees
Solidarity with Broadway Stagehands on Strike! Local 1 Backstage employees of Broadway's theaters on strike to defend their livelihood and the safety of all those who work on stage.
052 US WA ID OR WA Auburn
I support striking Oak Harbor Freight Lines workers
To let Oak Harbor know that it should resolve its labor dispute and treat its employees fairly.


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