Sunday, 25 May 2014

Ulster Workers Strike 1974

This month as the local media and historians alike look back on the 1974 Ulster Workers Strike, a strike that not only brought the six counties to a virtual standstill, it also helped topple the then "power sharing" government in Stormont.

Below is an anarchist examination of these events which took place during the month of May 1974, this article was written in 1994.

http://www.wsm.ie/c/ulster-workers-council-uwc-strike-1974

also CAIN: http://cain.ulst.ac.uk/events/uwc/uwc.htm