Our heartbleed[s] Discussion at People Links Digital Gathering

For those of you who might not know, Cyberunions is a proud member of May First / People Link (If you’d like to host your site on our servers join mayfirst here) who this year began a monthly digital gathering called People Links and this month the discussion is quite intriguing about the heartbleed security […]

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Cyberunions Episode 85 Unionizing the South: The lessons from VW

Download Torrent Ogg Ogg-lite MP3 Interview Edition Chris Brooks  from Chattanooga For Workers Chris gives a great historical background to the radical history of Chattanooga Tennessee Stephen thinks there is 95% union density based on the history Right to work is an ideology deeply ingrained in the society, local labor unions have no plans to […]

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Cyberunions Episode 84 To Where Labor Day Started

Download Torrent Ogg Ogg-lite MP3 Updates Met Listeners in person matt and michael both in the Chicago area In fact recording from matt’s place now Lots to talk about from this week in chicago Labor Talk labor notes conference Stephen attended on behalf of May First / People Link extensive discussion of the various workshops […]

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Cyberunions Episode 83 What women want, we remain neutral

Download Torrent Ogg Ogg-lite MP3 Stream   Updates First off sorry for episode 82’s bad sound quality hopefully this time we have it sorted If you missed it Cyberunions is redesigned! with a resources section (was stuck in draft form for months) Our new software libre alpha section where some software is tested out Stephen […]

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New Design to a Point

This is a new design I am playing with at the moment, as the platform pro we had before no longer is supported, as since we have a history of an old theme coming back to haunt us, the new theme has been put to use. Please let us know what you think. You may […]

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Every social network has an ideology

– By Walton Pantland A social network isn’t a neutral space. It is designed for a purpose, and that purpose is ideological. Is your social network designed by techies, out of a pure love for seeing what is technologically possible? Is it designed to bring people together, to help them organise? Or is it designed […]

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Cyberunions Podcast Episode 82 We are REALLY back this time!

Download Torrent Ogg low quality Ogg MP3 Update We explain where we have been USi and Glocal consume our time Walton is learning new tools CiviCON to CiviCRM while stephen is installing them Elgg/Lorea May First’s owncloud Join us on the Organising Network Stephen is now a member May First Leadership Committee Labor VW Chattanooga […]

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Vouching for Workers (VW) fails to surpass but efforts move forward

It has been quite a while since we posted anything here, but I have to share my thoughts on the activities in a VW plant in Tennessee. If you missed the news VW decided to remain neutral for the United Auto Workers (UAW) drive to organize the VW workers to lay the path for developing […]

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The Future of Cyberunions…ok maybe not the future…

Walton and I have been busy working on a number of projects, which we will happily inform in more detail when we recored again, which we think or hope will be sometime in January or February. I do not want to spend this entire post detailing it but some relates to usilive.org and some relates […]

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Cyberunions Podcast Episode 81 Take Two… We are back!

Download Ogg Download Ogg low quality Download MP3 Download Torrent Updates/Announcements We apologize for the delay in recording and releasing We met We brainstormed We drank…stephen is a light weight Labor AFL-CIO had their convention in LA Lots of positive media coverage Little on critiques but important one from labornotes Tech How to stay secure […]

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