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 ... 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 ... 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 ...
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 ...
Taff Vale Railway - Strike
... 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 ...

Famous quotes containing the word strike:

    All visible objects, man, are but as pasteboard masks. But in each event—in the living act, the undoubted deed—there, some unknown but still reasoning thing puts forth the mouldings of its features from behind the unreasoning mask. If man will strike, strike through the mask!
    Herman Melville (1819–1891)

    Ah, but to play man number one,
    To drive the dagger in his heart,
    To lay his brain upon the board
    And pick the acrid colors out,
    To nail his thought across the door,
    Its wings spread wide to rain and snow,
    To strike his living hi and ho....
    Wallace Stevens (1879–1955)

    If you strike a child, take care that you strike it in anger, even at the risk of maiming it for life. A blow in cold blood neither can nor should be forgiven.
    George Bernard Shaw (1856–1950)