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Midterms A Big Shift To Right?–Yes and No
by Bill Onasch

Hormel Strike a Key Event in Nation’s Labor History
by Peter Rachleff

Alliance for Class and Climate Justice
by Bill Onasch

A Unique Worker Gathering
by Bill Onasch

The First Ten Years Were the Easiest
Prepared Remarks To the Tenth Anniversary of kclabor.org March 21, 2010 Meeting At the North Kansas City Library
by Bill Onasch

Climategate
From our blog, December 5, 2009

Talk Presented At Missourians For Single-Payer
St Louis, November 19, 2009
by Bill Onasch

UAW Lives
by Bill Onasch

An Anniversary Worthy Of Celebration
The 75th Anniversary Of the 1934 Minneapolis Teamsters Strikes

by Bill Onasch

They’re Still Not In Business For Our Health
by Bill Onasch

The Casino Class
The Looting of America
by Les Leopold
Reviewed by Bill Onasch

Articles, Presentations, Photos From the New Crises, New Agendas Conference

Scribes, Profs Fear Government Control Of Auto
by Bill Onasch

What To Do With the Big Three?
Bailout? Bankruptcy? Nationalization?
by Bill Onasch

The Toxic Debt Crisis
Needed: A Big United Labor Credit Union
by Bill Onasch

Labor Day 2008
How It Looks For Them, Us, Everybody

by Bill Onasch

Global Capital’s Turbulent Trifecta
Bets On Food, Fuel, Fear Drive Destructive
Speculation
A Working Class Response Urgently Needed

by Bill Onasch

A Class Piece Of Work
by Bill Onasch

From Our Blog...
Outraged, Outraged I Tell You

For A Just Transition
by Bill Onasch

Broad Antiwar Conference Set
by Bill Onasch

Big Three Get Big Deal—Part Two
by Bill Onasch

Big Three Get Big Deal
What Makes UAW Agreements ‘Historic’

by Bill Onasch

An Appreciation Of the Labor Party's 'Founding Brother'
Reviewed by Bill Onasch

Our Day Will Come
by Bill Onasch

‘Step it Up’ Meets Goal Of Modest But Widespread Actions
But What’s Next?

by Bill Onasch

At Seven–Looking Forward and Back
by Bill Onasch

Labor and Environmental Movements Are Natural Allies
Presentation at Labor and Sustainability Conference, St Paul, January 19-20, 2007

Video Clips From the Labor and Sustainability Conference

Labor Antiwar Forces Gather In Cleveland
by Bill Onasch

     Cleveland Workshop Remarks

Once Again, KC Transit In Crisis
by Bill Onasch

Rubber Bounces Back
Goodyear Workers Currently On Point In Fight For Middle Class Jobs
by Bill Onasch

Another Choice For South Carolina—An Example For Us All
by Bill Onasch

Selections from the Labor Day Special...
Ed Bruno
Peter Rachleff
Chris Townsend

War
Environment
Immigrant Rights

New Immigrant Rights Network Launched
Excerpted from the August 15 Week In Review by Bill Onasch

The UAW Convention
Part Three—
Toward A Long Term Strategy For All Fronts

by Bill Onasch

The UAW Convention
Part Two—Bureaucrats and Dissidents

by Bill Onasch

The UAW Convention
Part One—Selective Memory and a Cold Forge

by Bill Onasch

UAW Helps Accelerate Attrition At GM—May Be Forced To Fight Delphi
by Bill Onasch

An Anniversary We Can’t Forget
by Bill Onasch

No Blood For Coal!
by Bill Onasch

Labor Advocate Online
Labor Day (2004) Special

Transit Worker Heroes Stand Up For All Workers, Stave off Pension Giveback
But Toussaint caves in, gives up on healthcare premiums

by Andrew Pollack and Marty Goodman

Is The Strike Dead? Not According To Bob Schwartz.....
by Steve Early

Labor Party Prepares To Enter Electoral Arena
by Bill Onasch
    

A Party Of A Different Kind
by Bill Onasch

Veteran’s Day Message
by Bill Onasch

UAW Capitulation Leaves All Of Us Vulnerable In Class War
by Bill Onasch

Some Recollections of Disasters Past
by Bill Onasch

A Sober Celebration Of Our Holiday
by Bill Onasch

Solidarity Must Be Unconditional
by Bill Onasch

Count On ‘em To Move On
by Bill Onasch

Updating Our Remembrance Of Hiroshima
by Bill Onasch

Golden Anniversary Marked By Family Feud
by Bill Onasch
[This is an updated, expanded version of a previously posted article, First Take On the Split]

Why I’m Not Renewing My Sierra Club Membership
by Bill Onasch

Canadian Labour Congress Convention:
Labour Brass Ducks Crisis
by Barry Weisleder

More Than Just a Dreamer
by Bill Onasch

Resistance, Murder, Solidarity—Trying to Sort Out Iraq
by Bill Onasch

Gene Bruskin Voted KC Labor's ‘2004 Labor Person of the Year’

Commentary On Political Aspects Of the Tsunami Disaster
Edited and supplied by
Labor Standard

Counting Down 2004
Tiocfaidh ár Lá–Maybe In 2005?
by Bill Onasch

The Labor Party: What It Is, What It Isn’t, What We Hope It To Become
by Bill Onasch

What Next for the Labor Party?
by Jerry Gordon, Chair, Ohio State Labor Party

Two Murders—One Gang Is Responsible For Both
by Bill Onasch

Time for A Grand Discussion At Last?
by Bill Onasch

OPINION: ELECTION 2004
by Dave Riehle

Some Initial Thoughts On the Election
by Bill Onasch

From Labor Standard
The ‘Million Worker March’ and the Need for a Class Struggle Left Wing in the Unions
by Tom Barrett

From Labor Standard
Three New Jersey Activists Exchange Opinions on the Election

Rediscovering Two Labor Intellectuals
by Steve Early

KC Labor Views On the Coming Election
by Bill Onasch

With a Week To Go, Can the Comeback Kid Save Bush Lite?
by Bill Onasch

Drawing a Balance Sheet On the Million Worker March
by Bill Onasch

Political Participation and the Union Member
by Steven J. Gulitti
with side-by-side commentary by Bill Onasch

An Exchange Between Jim Hard and Steve Early On Labor's Future

When It Comes To Our Money They THINK BIG
by Bill Onasch

Where A November 3rd Movement Needs To Move
by Bill Onasch

Three Years Later
Every Thing Changed—Nothing Changed

by Bill Onasch

Reutherism Redux: What Happens When Poor Workers' Unions Wear The Color Purple
by Steve Early

Men Without Honor–The Most Bizarre Campaign Becomes the Most Revolting
by Bill Onasch

Yet Another ‘Progressive’ Attempt To ‘Take Back’ the Democrats
by Bill Onasch

Hiroshima/Nagasaki—Never Again!
by Bill Onasch

Primary Concerns
Voting No On Question 1 and Amendment 2

by Bill Onasch

They Made Minneapolis A Union Town—Swear That You Will Keep It That Way
Remarks to
One Day In July
by Dave Riehle

A Unique Commemoration Of A Treasured Historic Victory
by Bill Onasch

The Minneapolis Teamster Strikes of 1934
LIFE, DEATH, AND JUSTICE IN 1934
by Dave Riehle

Tributes To Bob Mattingly

Another War Fueled By Lies
ABB, Fearing Collateral Damage, Limit Attacks To Sole Target

by Bill Onasch

A Tale of Two Conferences
A Modest Step Forward and a Giant Step Back
Part One

Part Two

by Bill Onasch

Another Big Lie: The U.S. has NOT Transferred Sovereignty to the Iraqis
by Jerry Gordon

There’s Hope in Iraq
Reprinted From Labor Party Press

We Fight the Wars—We Can Stop the Wars As Well
by Bill Onasch

God Wins On TKO—Still A Nation Divisible
by Bill Onasch

On the Road to Kandahar?—An Ominous Scenario For Iraq
by Bill Onasch

Three Hopeful Glimmers On A Dark Horizon
by Bill Onasch
   Part One—March For Women's Lives

   Part Two—Labor Party Interim National Council
   Part Three—Meeting the Challenge Conference

Who Is ‘Breaking Faith With Millions?’
by Bill Onasch

Bush’s Next Career Move Should Be Show Business
by Bill Onasch

Vivid Images In a Long, Ongoing Nightmare
by Bill Onasch

UFCW Proclaims Another ‘Victory’—NASA Launches Search For Their Planet Of Residence
by Bill Onasch

No Good Cause Is Served By Such Savagery
by Bill Onasch

A Heroic Defense and a Cruel System
by David Bacon

‘Anybody’ Named
by Bill Onasch

Please Brother Dority—No More ‘Successful’ Strikes
by Bill Onasch

Free Higher Ed!
by Mark Dudzic & Adolph Reed Jr.

Getting Back On Message On Overtime
by Bill Onasch

A Discussion Article
A Proposal for a 21st Century Trade Union Education League
An attempt to solve the current crisis of organizing the unorganized

by Judy Atkins and David Cohen

Following Nader Makes One Dizzy—Time For a Fresh Assessment
by Bill Onasch

Who Will Judge the War Criminals?
by Bill Onasch

LaMP (Labor Art & Mural Project) Update
by Chris Gauvreau

The Medicare Rip-Off
by Jerry Gordon

Kansas City Transit Gets Last Minute Reprieve, Faces New Trial
by Bill Onasch

Framing the Debate About Health Care
200 Labor Activists Gear Up For Labor Party’s
Just Health Care Campaign

by Bill Onasch

USLAW Dodges Bullets, Stays Course
200 Delegates and Observers Meet At Chicago Teamster City to Plan Strategy and Establish Ongoing Structure
by Bill Onasch

The Most Dangerous Government Ever?
by Bill Onasch

Labor Party Leaders Meet
by Bill Onasch

Why No Festive Mood On This Labor Day?
by Bill Onasch

Some Bread Please With Our Circus
Gray, Arnold, Cruz, Arianna, Peter and Other Performers Under the
California Big Top

by Bill Onasch

Grisly Trophies Won’t Bring Submission
by Bill Onasch

They, Most Of All, Have the Right To Be Heard
by Bill Onasch

Time to Say ‘Basta!’
by Bill Onasch

Now the Shoe Is Off the Other Foot
by Bill Onasch

Careful What You Ask For
UN Is No Force For Peace

by Bill Onasch

From Protest to Politics?
by Bill Onasch

Genghis Khan Got Flowers Too
by Bill Onasch
 

KC Transit Workers Stuck With Another Wage Freeze
by Bill Onasch

Some Raw E-Mail From Our Readers
March 23, 2003

Iraqi Troops Aren't the Only Ones Surrendering
Liberals, Union Bureaucrats Run Up White Flag Without a Fight

by Bill Onasch

Sorting It All Out
Principles, Strategy and Tactics For the Antiwar Movement

by Bill Onasch

God Bless the Dixie Chicks!
And All the Other Artists With the Courage To Speak Out
by Bill Onasch

Labor Party Interim National Council Statement Against War in Iraq

It’s Our Issue Most of All
by Bill Onasch

Don't Take the Bait!
by Bill Onasch

Powell’s Dog and Pony Show
by Bill Onasch

An Open Letter to the Leadership of the Kansas City Peace Movement
by Bill Onasch

Trade Unionists Launch ‘U.S. Labor Against the War’by Bill Onasch

Labor and War
by Dave Riehle

Art Can Help Create a New Labor Movement
by Mike Alewitz

Mazzocchi Remembered at Two D.C. Gatherings
by Bill Onasch

Some Leads For UN Inspectors
by Bill Onasch

Some Questions and Answers About the Labor Party
by Bob Mast, Metro Detroit Labor Party

Midterm Mandate?
Labor's Timid ‘Friends’ Losers Again

by Bill Onasch

Tonkin II? Bush Doctrine Makes This Sequel Different
by Bill Onasch

The Year Since—Their Response and Ours
by Bill Onasch

Staying the Course
The Second Constitutional Convention of the Labor Party
by Bob Mast, NWU/UAW, Detroit Metro Labor Party

The Homeland Is In Danger!
by Bill Onasch

An Exchange About Kansas City Transit Issues
A bold move on transit
by Tony Saper
   Sorting Out What to Defend and What to Replace by Bill Onasch

Reflections on Independence Day
by Bill Onasch

Another Blow to Public Education
by Bill Onasch

Blood on the Bananas
by David Bacon

Why I'm Going to the Labor Party Convention correction made 6/23
by Bill Onasch

April 2002 Safety First
by Mary Erio, PE, CIH, CSP

International Dock Workers Solidarity in Action
by Jack Heyman

Corporate Welfare, Human Rights and US Oil Policy in Colombia 
by B. Pendergrass

THE HISTORY AND FUTURE OF LABOR: RULE OF GOLD OR GOLDEN RULE?
by Paul LeBlanc

Out of the Box—Into the Streets
The Speech I Would Have Given to the February 2 Emergency Meeting

by Bill Onasch

Pakistan journalists launch counter attack against media bosses

Safety First—December 2001
by Mary Erio

It's the real thing— murders at Coke
by David Bacon

Articles and Statements About the War

Articles From Summer 2001

Some Labor Day 2001 Comments
It’s Still Them and Us
by Bill Onasch

HEALTH CARE WORKERS - What about Their Health?
by Mary Erio

No Winners in Light Rail Vote
After the Fiasco What’s Next for Kansas City Transit?

by Bill Onasch

AFL-CIO Takes Big Leap Backwards
Abandons Environmental Allies to Line Up With Big Oil, Car Companies—and Bush

by Bill Onasch

It’s Not About Transit
Light Rail Debate Is About Development—Of Profits
by Bill Onasch

Professional Health and Safety Organization Under Legal Attack – And So Is Worker Safety
by Mary Erio

Transit in Kansas City Bucks National Trend
by Bill Onasch

Articles From Spring 2001

Time to Stop Beating a Dead Parrot
by Bill Onasch

Zapatista Statement in Solidarity With Duro Workers

Electric Deregulation Reconsidered
See Video Clips From IBEW District 11

Chuck Sheehan, PATCO Leader
by Kathleen O’Nan

‘Education for Democracy’ conference a resounding success
by David Brodsky

Articles From Winter 2001

Workers and Electoral Politics
by Bill Onasch
Part One—
The American Political System Reviewed
Part Two—
The Nader Factor
Part Three—
Three Major Strategies

Unions Without Borders
by David Bacon

A Look at America's Repressive Labor Law
So Little Justice—Why Is There So Much Peace?
by Bill Onasch

KCATA, ATU 1287 Settle Contract
by Bill Onasch

Labor Day 2000 Issue

July, 2000 Issue

June, 2000 Issue

May, 2000 Issue

Selected Articles From Previous Print Editions

Reprints From Other Sites

From  Workday Minnesota

Black History Month — African American Labor Leaders

Labor history: University of Minnesota clerical campaign ushered in a new model of organizing

From Labor Standard

Justice for September 11 Victims!
Congress Must Act Now to Guarantee Full, Fair, and Immediate Compensation for All!

Ron Carey, “Forgotten Teamster” on Trial
by Charles Walker

What the Electric Power Crisis in California Shows—
When It Comes to the Basic Needs of Life, the Market Should Not Dictate
by Tony Mazzocchi

The Current Crisis of the South African Labor Movement
by Peter Rachleff

From UE News

The Civil Rights Movement of the 1950s and 1960s
People in Struggle Changed History

Labor Notes

Will the Drive to War Kill International Solidarity?

From Tribune

'I have no allegiance to "New" Labour'
An Interview With Tony Benn

Pendulum swings in Left direction
by Tony Benn

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