Strike

Other articles related to "strike":

Ontario Public Service Employees Union - Strike History - The Second Strike: 2002
... The second strike between OPSEU and the provincial government lasted 54 days (March 13 to May 5) in 2002 ... between the union and the government during this strike, there was a strong division between union members and management ...
History Of Seattle 1900–1940 - Seattle Between The Wars
... Most dramatically, a general strike occurred in 1919, the first in the United States ... The Industrial Workers of the World played a prominent role in the strike ... After surviving the general strike, Seattle mayor Ole Hanson became a prominent figure in the First Red Scare, and made an unsuccessful attempt to ride that backlash to the White House in an unsuccessful ...
Taff Vale Railway - Strike
... for damages due to losses accrued during a strike by their members (who were seeking to compel the company to recognise the union) ...
Strike - Other Uses
... Strike, the Japanese name for the Pokémon Scyther Strike, Australian Bluetooth Products Manufacturer ...
Bob Semple - Early Life
... In 1903 he was involved in a miner's strike in Victoria Australia ... The strike was defeated and Semple ended up being blacklisted ... He was jailed in 1913 for supporting the general strike and again in 1916 after fighting conscription for overseas service during World War I ...

Famous quotes containing the word strike:

    Now you strike like the blind man; ‘twas the boy that stole your meat, and you’ll beat the post.
    William Shakespeare (1564–1616)

    So, instead of spending my strength quarreling with the hand, I would strike for the heart of that great tyranny.
    Jane Grey Swisshelm (1815–1884)

    Talk to me not of blasphemy, man; I’d strike the sun if it insulted me.
    Herman Melville (1819–1891)