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2014 Convention

President Bloomingdale

A Seat At The Table Is Constant Fight For Us

President Bloomingdale reminded the Delegates that, “the most meaningful word for workers is Solidarity,” a quote that founder of ILWU Harry Bridges often stated.   He said, “Don’t forget how to get to the bargaining table; we have earned our seat, not through entitlement, but through fighting for many years.” “All of the attacks on workers rely on the ‘divide and conquer’ tactic.  Read More