Wednesday, August 22, 2012

Lessons From the ILWU Battle Against EGT in Longview (TWSC Forum)

The following video was brought to my attention by the website of the International Bolshevik Tendency:

The Transport Workers Solidarity Committee TWSC organized a solidarity forum on July 29, 2012 in San Francisco titled "Lessons From the ILWU Battle Against EGT in Longview And the Struggle Ahead". The speech by Howard Keylor, ILWU Local 10 retired, begins at 29 minutes and 57 seconds.




Speakers included
Mike Fuqua, ILWU Local 21 Longview
Clarence Thomas, ILWU Local 10*
Howard Keylor, ILWU Local 10 retired
Robbie Donohoe, IBEW Local 6* & Occupy Oakland Labor Solidarity Committee
Jack Heyman, ILWU Local 10 retired
Tova Fry, Oakland Labor Solidarity Committee
Kyle Mackie, ILWU Local21 and President Cowlitz-Wahkiahkum Central Labor Council*
*for identification only

For more information go to:
ILWU Local 21 Contract With EGT In Longview, Washington
http://xa.yimg.com/kq/groups/3531062/634992059/name/EGT%20Shipside%2Epdf

EGT-Longview Longshore Contract- Worst Ever!
http://www.transportworkers.org/node/80

The ILWU Longshore Struggle in Longview and Beyond
http://www.counterpunch.org/2012/08/10/the-ilwu-longshore-struggle-in-longview-and-beyond/

Transport Workers Solidarity Committee
www.transportworkers.org

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