Rallies planned to support striking Warrior Met Coal

2021-4-14  Unity rallies and a relief fund for workers have been planned as a strike against Warrior Met Coal continues, according to the United Mine Workers of America. “The Warrior Met miners have

UK miners' strike (1984–85) Wikipedia

2021-4-20  The miners' strike of 1984–85 was a major industrial action to shut down the British coal industry in an attempt to prevent colliery closures. It was led by Arthur Scargill of the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) against the National Coal Board (NCB), a government agency. Opposition to the strike was led by the Conservative government of the Prime Minister, Margaret Thatcher, who wanted

Warrior Met coal miners in Alabama defeat UMWA

2021-4-10  Striking coal miners in central Alabama on Friday voted 1,006 to 45 in an overwhelming repudiation of the efforts by the United Mine Workers of America (UMWA) to impose a

Rallies, benefits to begin for striking Warrior Met Coal

2021-4-14  Rallies, benefits to begin for striking Warrior Met Coal workers Updated Apr 13, 2021; Posted Apr 13, 2021 A longwall coal mining device used to extract metallurgical coal in Alabama.

Striking Alabama Miners Push Back on Contract

2021-4-9  The 1,100 workers at Warrior Met Coal, Inc. in Brookwood, Alabama are entering their eighth day of a strike over working conditions and “unfair labor practices.” The stories the workers tell about their day-to-day lives in the mines — mandatory 12-hour shifts that make workers strangers to their children, injured miners forced back on the job, “healthcare” that leaves miners

BBC Inside Out Miners' strike revisited

2004-2-2  The 1984 Miners' Strike was a last attempt by the mining unions to stop mining closures and the loss of jobs. In March 1984 more than 187,000 miners came out on strike when the National Coal

Daily Fatality Report April 20, 2021 Mine Safety and

Federal enforcement agency responsible for the health and safety of the nation's miners.

The Women Miners in Pants Who Shocked Victorian

The Women Miners in Pants Who Shocked Victorian Britain Following reports of women and children being killed in coal mining accidents at work, commissioners like Scriven headed into mines to

Watch The Mine Wars American Experience Official

The coal mines in Mingo County were running at near capacity in May of 1921, when striking miners embarked on what appeared to be a desperate, last-chance offensive: union men opened fire on

Miners' Strike 1984-1985 Archives Hub

2020-3-11  The catalyst for the strike was the announcement by the National Coal Board (NCB) on 6th March 1984 that it intended to cut national capacity by 4 million tonnes and close 20 pits with the loss of 20,000 jobs. International support was also evident as lorries brought Christmas toys for striking miners' children from Germany, Belgium and

UK miners' strike (1984–85) Wikipedia

2021-4-20  The miners' strike of 1984–85 was a major industrial action to shut down the British coal industry in an attempt to prevent colliery closures. It was led by Arthur Scargill of the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) against the National Coal Board (NCB), a government agency. Opposition to the strike was led by the Conservative government of the Prime Minister, Margaret Thatcher, who wanted

As Alabama coal miners strike, Warrior Met has

2021-4-2  Striking mine workers began picketing Warrior Met Coal last night after weeks of negotiations. According to the United Mine Workers of America, the strike began at 10 p.m. UMWA members at

Hypocrisy from UMWA President Cecil Roberts after

2021-4-15  The coal miners of Appalachia, central Alabama and other regions were always the most militant and class-conscious sections of the American working class. along with striking

BBC Inside Out Miners' strike revisited

2004-2-2  The 1984 Miners' Strike was a last attempt by the mining unions to stop mining closures and the loss of jobs. In March 1984 more than 187,000 miners came out on strike when the National Coal

The Women Miners in Pants Who Shocked Victorian

The Women Miners in Pants Who Shocked Victorian Britain Following reports of women and children being killed in coal mining accidents at work, commissioners like Scriven headed into mines to

Irish Americans Wikipedia

2021-4-20  Irish Americans or Hiberno Americans (Irish: Gael-Mheiriceánaigh) are Americans who have full or partial ancestry from Ireland.About 32 million Americans — 9.7% of the total population — identified as being Irish in the 2019 American Community Survey conducted by the U.S. Census Bureau. This compares with a population of 6.2 million people on the island of Ireland.

Anti-labor outfit attacks miners strike, union The

2021-4-17  Union coal miners in Brookwood, Alabama; steelworkers at ATI; and nurses in Worcester, Massachusetts, are on strike today, fighting against attacks by their bosses. They set an example to millions of workers and need and deserve solidarity.

Miners' Strike 1984-1985 Archives Hub

2020-3-11  The catalyst for the strike was the announcement by the National Coal Board (NCB) on 6th March 1984 that it intended to cut national capacity by 4 million tonnes and close 20 pits with the loss of 20,000 jobs. International support was also evident as lorries brought Christmas toys for striking miners' children from Germany, Belgium and