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West Virginia: Extend the Strike, Build Long Term Power

The statewide strike of teachers in West Virginia that started on February 22nd is a model for teachers and other working-class people across the US of how we can struggle together for what we need. It is a… Read More

Tacoma IWW Meeting

This is the monthly meeting of IWW members in Tacoma to organize a branch there.  For more information email secretary@OlympiaIWW.com.

Why Join the Industrial Workers of the World?

It does not take long to figure out that workers and their employers do not have the same interests. Workers want shorter hours, higher pay, and better benefits. We want our work to be less boring, less dangerous,… Read More

Canvassers Give Grassroots Campaigns A Surprise Valentine’s Day Present – A Union

With Trump’s election, many organizations without internal fundraisers frequently turn to canvassing organizations such as Grassroots Campaigns Incorporated, which sends politically savvy workers all over the city of Seattle to alert people to important causes and issues that… Read More

Washington State History Museum Trip

Join local wobblies to visit the Industrial Workers of the World exhibit at the Washington State history museum. Admission is free the third Thursday. We will be car pooling to Tacoma from Olympia at 4pm on January 18th…. Read More

Organizer’s Training 101

The Olympia branch of the IWW will be hosting an Organizer Training 101 on January 13th-14th from 9 am to 5 pm, both days in the Farm House of The Evergreen State College. The Industrial Workers of the World is committed to helping… Read More

Membership Committee Meeting

Contact the secretary for more info or the agenda.  Secretary@olympiaiww.com

In November We Remember

On November 11th wobblies gathered in Centralia to remember those who fell 98 years ago defending the Union.  On the same date in 1919 the IWW union hall in Centralia was attacked during an armistice day parade (which is… Read More

Centralia Massacre Memorial

On November 11th 1919 the Centralia IWW union hall was attacked by business interests and fellow worker Wesley Everest was lynched.   Please join us for remembering those who have died in the struggle for a better world. We… Read More

Olympia I.W.W. Community Potluck

Come join the Olympia membership branch of the Industrial Workers of the World for a community potluck on Saturday the 23rd of September starting at 2pm at Bigelow Park on the Eastside.  Bring a dish or bevarge if… Read More