Grand Rapids IWW Hosting May Day Celebration April 30th

The Grand Rapids branch of the Industrial Workers of the World (IWW) is hosting their second annual May Day picnic on April 30th: May Day is also known as International Worker’s Day, a holiday honored in several countries as a celebration of the organized labor movement and labor rights. It’s also near the anniversary of … Read more

ELF Indictment in Grand Rapids for Logging Equipment Sabotage

The Earth First! Newswire reported recently that federal prosecutors in Grand Rapids indicted Jesse Waters for his alleged role in sabotaging logging equipment near Mesick, Michigan. The sabotage took place more than ten years ago during an environmental campaign aimed at halting deforestation. The indictment in the case alleges that Waters set fire to the … Read more