The Intractable Marginality of the Activist Left
Publisher: The Public Autonomy Project
Date Written: 28/10/2014
Year Published: 2014
Resource Type: Article
Cx Number: CX19735
Strikes are only one form of struggle, and perhaps less and less important as the years pass. But the disappearance of strikes is not an anomaly. It reflects a pattern of diminishing overall levels of oppositional social mobilization. Although there aren't (as far as I know) statistics on it, it is obvious that levels of social struggle generally, in the Canadian state, are lower now than at any time since written records have been kept.