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Solidarity from New Zealand for Waterford Workers Occupying Factory

category waterford | worker & community struggles and protests | feature author Friday January 30, 2009 23:48author by Joe Carolan - Socialist Aotearoaauthor email solidarityjoe at yahoo dot comauthor phone 0064211861450 Report this post to the editors

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The Right People
On The Take For A Change

Following the successful factory occupation of Republic Windows and Doors in Chicago, the workers of Waterford Glass now show the way to fight redundancies and lay offs. In a year where it is estimated that up to 50 million workers are due to lose their jobs, and banks continue to be propped up with billions of dollars and euro, we need to demand that companies are nationalised and jobs defended.

The Direct Action by the Waterford Workers now puts it up to the Irish government- who is more important, workers and their families or the tiny financial elite of the banks?

Nationalise the Glass, and let the workers run the factory. They'd do a better job of it.

Solidarity,
Joe Carolan (Socialist Aotearoa)

Related Link: http://socialistaotearoa.blogspot.com/2009/01/how-to-fight-redundancies-socialist.html

 #   Title   Author   Date 
   Unfolding story in Waterford     cropbeye    Fri Jan 30, 2009 18:22 
   Well that was Useful! I'll add the basics     ec    Fri Jan 30, 2009 18:40 
   Change title of news story.     @    Fri Jan 30, 2009 18:48 
   ec     shea    Fri Jan 30, 2009 19:33 
   I'm sure it was     ec    Fri Jan 30, 2009 20:21 
   ec2     shea    Fri Jan 30, 2009 20:31 
   Any updates?     @    Fri Jan 30, 2009 23:40 
   show of Solidarity?     Cork sympathizer    Fri Jan 30, 2009 23:44 
   Calls For Revolution on The Property Pin Waterford Thread of all Places     banketer    Sat Jan 31, 2009 00:26 
 10   There was an obvious common demand . . . “Disqualified government!”     bojrk    Sat Jan 31, 2009 00:39 
 11   Update     Donger    Sat Jan 31, 2009 02:32 
 12   Solidarity Protest 1pm today at the Wfd. Crystal Visitors Centre     Una    Sat Jan 31, 2009 09:30 
 13   Solidarity with Waterford Crystal Workers     Tommy McKearney    Sat Jan 31, 2009 10:58 
 14   Argentina, Serbia, Waterford...Show THE TAKE in worker occupation now     dunk    Sat Jan 31, 2009 11:29 
 15   Occupy! Resist! Produce! - watch film, download MP3 to I-pods     Occupy! Resist! Produce!    Sat Jan 31, 2009 11:38 
 16            Sat Jan 31, 2009 14:43 
 17   any updates on the siuation in the crystal factory?     solidarity with crystal workers    Sat Jan 31, 2009 15:27 
 18   Starry plough     Con Lehane    Sat Jan 31, 2009 15:28 
 19   Dublin Solidarity Protest?     hmmm    Sat Jan 31, 2009 15:52 
 20   Occupation is continuing- flag depicting the starry plough has been raised on the main flag pole     dunk    Sat Jan 31, 2009 17:27 
 21   Irish activists need to learn that there is an International Audience     redjade    Sat Jan 31, 2009 19:28 
 22   Meeting over Waterford Crystal ends - little progress     dunk    Sat Jan 31, 2009 19:30 
 23   People Before Profit Alliance send message of support to Waterford Crystal Workers     PBPA    Sat Jan 31, 2009 21:01 
 24   Fair play to Waterford Glass workers     Leftie activist    Sat Jan 31, 2009 22:27 
 25   Starry Plough     redjade    Sun Feb 01, 2009 00:19 
 26   Waterford Solidarity     @    Sun Feb 01, 2009 11:39 
 27   Fair Play     D O D    Sun Feb 01, 2009 12:05 
 28   A Thick Stew: Merril Lynch / Bank of America / Waterford / Chicago Windows and Doors     ec    Sun Feb 01, 2009 14:40 
 29   Occupation enterers Third Night     @    Sun Feb 01, 2009 16:42 
 30   Solidarity with Waterford Crystal Workers     FEE    Sun Feb 01, 2009 18:14 
 31   Solidarity from Free Education for Everyone, NUI Maynooth.     Donal ÓF- LP WSM/ NUIM FEE (both pers cap)    Mon Feb 02, 2009 18:41 
 32   Updates + resistance tune     dunk    Thu Feb 05, 2009 21:55 
 33   Has Argentina anything to offer Waterford, Ireland and beyond?     Dunk    Sat Mar 28, 2009 15:22 
 34   global occupations     dunk    Tue May 19, 2009 12:37 


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