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Equal pay - or what? : Economics, politics and the 1968 Ford sewing machinists' strike
The 40-year anniversary of the Equal Pay Act in 2010 brought a new notoriety to what was once an obscure dispute – the Ford sewing machinists’ strike of 1968. Even a film, Made In Dagenham, has now been released in Britain ...
Left Agency and Class Action : The Paradox of Workplace Radicalism
This paper seeks to examine the valuable concept of left agency and interrogate it in terms of an inherent paradox not immediately apparent to many who support the role of politicised activists in the workplace. This paradox ...