Monthly Archives: April 2006

May 1: As Close to a General Strike as We’ll See in Our Lifetimes

Reviving a dormant tradition of the American labor movement, immigrant rights organizations are planning what reasonably can be called a General Strike for May 1st.  That’s right, the same May 1st that marks the high point of the 19th century … Continue reading

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Culture Jamming in Progress

Apparently GM doesn’t have enough trouble, what with laying off 30,000 workers and rumours of bankruptcy. Now the marketing geniuses at America’s number 1 automaker have come up with the Chevy Apprentice contest, which asks you, dear consumer, to come … Continue reading

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