Pollinating Ríos Vivos this Saturday – Miami!

The time has come!  Join us this Saturday 1/9 at 3pm. One Struggle is excited to host the Miami stop of the “Pollinating Ríos Vivos” tour! “Pollinating Ríos Vivos” is a joint project of The Beehive Design Collective and Movimiento Ríos Vivos. Movimiento Ríos Vivos Colombia is the collective effort of dam-impacted communities in Columbia [...]

This Week! DR Cane Cutters & Haitian Garment Workers Meet to Voice Their Own Demands

** UPDATE, 12.21.15:  Since posting this announcement, we were able to interview a spokesperson for Batay Ouvriye who participated in the days’ events with garment workers from Port au Prince and representatives of the Union de Trabajadores Cañeros from the DR.  Audio to come… In the meantime, here’s a video of one of the demonstrations [...]

Pollinating Ríos Vivos hits Miami!

One Struggle is excited to host the Miami stop of the “Pollinating Ríos Vivos” tour! “Pollinating Ríos Vivos” is a joint project of The Beehive Design Collective and Movimiento Ríos Vivos. Movimiento Ríos Vivos Colombia is the collective effort of dam-impacted communities in Columbia fighting to defend their territories and rivers. […]

A Few Points on Electoral Politics

We’re re-posting this 2014 OS piece on elections.  It’s dated, so it doesn’t address the current election cycle/ring & circus, but is still relevant as it focuses on the re-cycled general arguments, used over and over, to validate bourgeois elections. A “corrupted” system? There’s a misconception by Americans that the problem with elected representatives today [...]

Report Back: Miami Climate March

By Jorge Quintana Wednesday, November 14th – climate activists and organizers marched in cities around the country, demanding ‘real’ action on climate change under the banner of “The People’s Climate March.”  These marches were primarily organized by big environmental NGOs like 350.org and the Sierra Club. In Miami, a rally and march was held in [...]

Astroturf Organizing

The following is an excerpt from a document written by a veteran of several paid organizing campaigns. He's worked for SIEU (he did not work on the Fight for 15 campaign, but several of his friends did) as well as a living wage campaign. "I got into it because it was what I was good [...]

May Day – International Workers’ Day!

Join us for May Day, May 1st, at 5:30pm at the government center in downtown Miami. May 1st is International Workers’ Day! Let’s mark this day and commit to continuing the struggles that brought the 8-hour workday and fought for a different arrangement of society. Let’s organize for immediate gains, like higher wages. But let’s [...]