Automation

Class War on the Waterfront: Longshore Workers Under Attack

7/15 ILWU Local 10 "Longshore Contract, Automation, Technology and the Future of Our Work and Lives"

7/15 ILWU Local 10 "Longshore Contract, Automation, Technology and the Future of Our Work and Lives"

24th Annual LaborFest 2017
The Future is in Our Hands
This year marks the 83rd anniversary of the San Francisco General Strike and West Coast Maritime Strike. The General Strike was not only a victory for the ILWU longshoreman but also for hundreds of thousands of workers who joined unions from hotel workers and clerical workers to public workers. (Labor Fest)
www.laborfest.net

East Coast ILA Dockworkers Walk Out of Labor Talks over automation issues

East Coast ILA Dockworkers Walk Out of Labor Talks over automation issues
Union members rankled by discussion of automation; ‘I was absolutely shocked’

https://www.wsj.com/articles/dockworkers-walk-out-of-labor-talks-1512687779

Technology, Automation, Internationalism, Longshore Workers And The Future Of Work: A Presentation by Professor Raquel Varela

Technology, Automation, Internationalism, Longshore Workers And The Future Of Work: A Presentation by Professor Raquel Varela
https://youtu.be/J2YmVVs9hPM
Technology, Internationalism, Longshore Workers And The Future Of Work was the focus of a presentation by labor professor Raquel Varela who lives and works in Lisbon, Portugal. Her research is centered on dockers and shipyard workers including technology and automation.

Labor, Dockers, Technology, Internationalism & Imperialism with Professor Rachel Varela

Labor, Dockers, Technology, Internationalism & Imperialism with Professor Rachel Varela
https://youtu.be/SNcU37rL2Ng
Rachel Varela who is a history professor and researcher at IISH, UFF, UNL, discusses the attacks on dockers, shipyard workers, technology and imperialism on 7/17/17 in San Francisco.
For more information:
AUTOMATION IN PORTS AND LABOUR RELATIONS IN XXI CENTURY-Raquel Varela International Dock Workers Council Miami Meeting SEP 2016

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