[Marxism] US army considering breaking Goodyear strike in Kansas

Sayan Bhattacharyya ok.president+marxmail at gmail.com
Thu Dec 28 02:38:08 MST 2006


Financial Times
Dec 16, 2000

US Army might break Goodyear strike

The US Army is considering measures to force striking workers back to
their jobs at a Goodyear Tire & Rubber plant in Kansas in the face of
a looming shortage of tyres for Humvee trucks and other military
equipment used in Iraq and Afghanistan.

A strike involving 17,000 members of the United Steelworkers union has
crippled 16 Goodyear plants in the US and Canada since October 5.

Full: <http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/16226231/>




More information about the Marxism mailing list