Direct Action Report Back from “Kingdom of Whales”
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Note: “Kingdom of Whales” is the codename for an organizing campaign that is not yet publicly affiliated with the IWW. The author is a worker in the shop and a branch member who has been organizing at the shop for … Read More

DC IWW Statement on the Events of D12
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Throughout the course of the day on Saturday December 12th 2020, several members of the DC IWW on their own volition were involved in various roles supporting counter demonstrations against the far-right organization the Proud Boys and defending Black Lives … Read More

Introducing ‘Shift Change’: A NEW Restaurant Worker’s Organizing Drive in the DC Area!
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WHAT IS SHIFT CHANGE?  Shift Change is a collective of restaurant workers in the Washington DC area seeking to bring real change to our respective workplaces and the broader industry as a whole through direct workplace democracy.  In 2018, there … Read More

DC IWW Google Voice Compromised
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We just found out that someone had been spoofing our number and using it to make scam calls to businesses in the Florida and Illinois areas. We’ve temporarily disconnected the number, but if you’ve gotten a call or message that … Read More

Support Mono Diner Workers!
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The story begins with a member of the DC IWW working at the Mono Diner restaurant. It’s a small unassuming place located in the upper class neighborhood of Georgetown. Surrounded by luxurious shops that are so common along Wisconsin Avenue, … Read More

#DefendJ20 Letter to U.S. Attorney for Washington D.C. from the D.C. Industrial Workers of the World and Mid Atlantic General Defense Committee
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On Friday December 1, 2017 the Washington, D.C. General Membership Branch of the Industrial Workers of the World (IWW) and Mid-Atlantic General Defense Committee (GDC) Local 21 issued a letter to the United States Attorney of the District of Columbia demanding the prosecution drop … Read More

DC IWW Supports the TPSS Co-Op Workers Union for $15/hour and a Union
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  The DC General Membership Branch of the Industrial Workers of the World (IWW) supports the TPSS Co-op workers in their  struggle to unionize. Wages lag behind the rising cost of living in the DC metropolitan area. In Takoma Park, … Read More

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