Oops!

Some of our eagle-eyed readers may have noticed an error on the site over the last few  days.   We added a “countdown clock” and managed to put the wrong starting date for the conference on it!    No need to panic, we haven’t changed the date.   […]

Qatar – a World Cup graveyard?

Among the many issues which Mother Jones championed was the protection of workers and ensuring that miners and factory workers worked in safe and decent working conditions. In spite of the passing of a century, tens of millions of workers are still denied basic human rights. None more […]

Palikari – Louis Tikas and the Ludlow Massacre!

Palikari………..Louis Tikas and the Ludlow Massacre! Louis Tikas was a good friend of Mother Jones and they worked alongside each other in Colorado in the final months of 1913 when the Colorado miners went on strike. Louis Tikas was born in Crete in 1886 as Elias Anastasios Spantidakis […]