If you know where to order a box of live lobsters and how to get them safely to Black Rock City for Burning Man, that should still count as falling under the principle of “radical self-reliance.” Right? Well, it seems that a group of Burners from Google found themselves preparing for the gathering and were […]
Watch IMLU Local 207 members Richard Alley and Stevie Carver talk about what it means to participate in the age old tradition of lobster boat racing.
On the broadcast today we had Dave Sullivan, Special Representative for the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers(IAMAW), and he talked about the Maine Lobstermen Union and their New Direct Order Website!
via GoIAM.org Ever enjoy the taste of fresh lobster just a few days from the ocean? Now is your chance, and you can do it from the comfort of your own home at a fraction of the cost of going to an expensive seafood restaurant. Here’s the coolest part—you’ll be supporting IAM members along the […]
A union that began with a few on the island of Vinalhaven has now grown to include members all along Maine's nearly 3,500-mile coastline. With two legislative victories under its belt, the IAM's Maine Lobstering Union is now headed by Rocky Alley, who hopes to continue the union's growth and influence to help save an industry plagued by low lobster prices and rising costs associated with government regulation and boat maintenance. Some of the newest members of the union are featured in this video.