At Como 15,000 textile workers remained on strike for nearly a month, but there were no disorders.
when employers import foreign labourers in order to take the place of their men who are on strike.
In 1902 he gave energetic support to the miners of Carmaux who went out on strike in consequence of the dismissal of a socialist workman, Calvignac; and in the next year he was re-elected to the chamber as deputy for Albi.
And yet you couldn't get the dockers in this country, their own country, out on strike.
So the Canadian dockers were then on strike in support of the Liverpool dockers.
Now as our fellow workers were so hasty we were bound to come out on strike.
misjudge badly the difficulty in going on strike.
solidarity action by BA workers to come out on strike in support of Gate Gourmet staff was illegal in the UK.
The solidarity action by BA workers to come out on strike in support of Gate Gourmet staff was illegal in the UK.
Sometimes the reverse happens: they go on strike against a food they once loved.
On November 5, 2007 the Writer's Guild of America went on strike.
No one wants to eat or do business in a store that looks like the cleaning lady went on strike several days ago.
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