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Not Your Father’s Union Movement: NYC’s Young Workers Committee

Yes! Magazine / Video Feature
Published: Tuesday 7 May 2013
The Young Workers Committee of New York’s transit union was out on the streets in a vibrant march.

The Young Workers Committee of New York’s transit union was out on the streets in a vibrant march. The activists are trying a lot of new protest techniques not commonly seen, other than with Occupy Wall Street. Is this the future for protesting in the U.S.? This video shows the group rallying, taking over an official’s office, and using the Occupy-style “people’s mic.” 



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