Blue-collar jobs disappearing?

Jeffrey Booth booth2 at husc.harvard.edu
Thu Feb 29 14:23:40 MST 1996


Ryan,
	I think the Communication Workers of America (CWA) have tried to
organize "information" workers.  You might want to check with them.  I
believe they have a WEB page but I don't know the address.  Good luck in
your efforts.

				-- Jeff Booth

On Thu, 29 Feb 1996, Ryan Daum wrote:

> On Thu, 29 Feb 1996, Adam Rose wrote:
>
> > I tried to organise my last workplace. I and the others were beaten,
> > although there is still a residue of active socialists there.
> >
> > We organised over pay, paternity leave, maternity leave, flexitime,
> > and eventually, redundancies.
>
> This is very interesting -- I also work in the computer industry, and
> would be interested in the specifics of your organizing campaign.  How
> large of a "shop" was it?  What sort of company?  What were the kind of
> obstacles you faced?
>
> I'd be interested in seeing references to other information on organizing
> in the "information industry" if you know of any.
>
> Comradely,
> 	Ryan
>
>
>
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