Saturday, February 27, 2016

fms february 2016

“Glorious intervals emerge when we de-occupy our work spaces. Let’s try and seek them out.”

“I agree. Let’s invent a compelling language.”

Faridabad Majdoor Samachar (Faridabad Workers’ News)
Issue # 332
February 2016

Page 1: Glorious Intervals
Page 2: Reports On The Irrelevance of Labour Laws
Page 3: Action, More Action, Still More Action
Page 4: Weak, Fragile - That’s What Companies Are Now


Monday, January 18, 2016

fms January 2016

FMS January issue:
Page 1. So many conversations
So many kinds of conversations
Conversations with so many !
Very joyful !!

Page 2.Examples of irrelevance of laws be
they factory workers or guards

Page 3.Multiple activities of workers that
took place in December in factories

Page 4.Very weak and extremely weak are

January Fms 2016

Thursday, December 24, 2015

fms December 2015

“Did you calculate minimum wage?”
“My neighbour did: 44,000 rupees.”
“Mine came to 36,000. Where I missed eight!”
“And that’s when plants aren’t part of our calculations.”

Faridabad Majdoor Samachar (Faridabad Workers’ News)
Issue # 330
December 2015

Page 1: Conversations amongst a few, drawing in many
Page 2: Reports On The Irrelevance of Labour Laws
Page 3: Labour Department Delhi + Security Workers
Page 4: First Job + In Solidarity with Library Genesis and Science Hub

FMS_Dec2015 by baatein1

Sunday, November 22, 2015

November 2015 fms

“That day: There was no meeting. There were no hushed conversations. No one called others for discussions. Everyone was calm and quiet. The thought of stopping work and cleaning ones hands 45 minutes before lunch hour came to each one on the shop floor.”

“Was it magic?”

“This happens often. Once or twice a month.”

Faridabad Majdoor Samachar (Faridabad Workers’ News)
Issue # 329
November 2015

Page 1: Polymorphic Resonances
Page 2: Reports On The Irrelevance of Labour Laws
Page 3: What Manesar Will Draw from Women Workers of Munnar + Bridgestone Workers at Crossroads
Page 4: A Template To Calculate Your Own Minimum Wages


From this month we will meet every Sunday at the Majdoor Library, which has been freshly repainted and looking very nice. You are welcome to bring a plant.
Address: Majdoor Library, Autopin Jhuggi, Faridabad - 121001.
Phone: 0129-6567014
Metro to Neelam Chowk (Violet Line), then a shared auto to Bata Chowk, and a short walk through thermal power plant.



A Ballad Against Work by baatein1