New York Transit Between Old and New Directions
Date Written: 1998-09-01
Publisher: Against the Current, Michigan, USA
Year Published: 1998
Resource Type: Article
Cx Number: CX12898
IN ATC 74 ("Transit Workers Try a New Direction"), Marian Swerdlow described the fight taking place in Local 100 of the Transport Workers Union (TWU) between the entrenched Willie James bureaucracy and the reformers in New Directions. Local 100 represents New York City's bus and subway workers. Written earlier this year, Swerdlow's article concluded as the stage was being set for the rerun election ordered when the International TWU was forced to admit that the narrow victory by the...