Police strikes
A police strike is a potential tactic when law enforcement workers are embroiled in a labour dispute. They are somewhat rare because police are usually treated better than other public sector workers....
Health and medical strikes
The following is a list of health and medical strikes:
New York shirtwaist strike of 1909
The New York shirtwaist strike of 1909, also known as the Uprising of the 20,000, was a labor strike primarily involving Jewish women working in New York shirtwaist factories. Led by Clara Lemlich and...
New York shirtwaist strike of 1909 - Wikipedia
Major League Soccer Players Union
The Major League Soccer Players Union, also referred to as MLS Players Union or MLSPU, is the union of professional Major League Soccer players. The Players Union serves as the exclusive collective b...
Major League Soccer Players Union - Wikipedia
1948 Queensland Railway strike
The 1948 Queensland Railway strike was a strike which lasted nine weeks, from 3 February to 5 April, 1948, over issues of the wages of the Railway Workshops and locomotive depots workers in Queensland...
1948 Queensland Railway strike - Wikipedia
Burston Strike School
The Burston Strike School was at the centre of the longest running strike in British history, between 1914 and 1939. Now a museum, it is in the village of Burston in Norfolk, England. The strike beg...
History of coal miners
Coal miners have been hard at work for centuries, but they became increasingly important in the Industrial revolution when coal was used to fuel stationary and locomotive engines and heat buildings. O...
History of coal miners - Wikipedia
Australian General Strike of 1917
Usually referred to as the "New South Wales General Strike", but referred to by contemporaries as "the Great Strike", it was in fact neither general nor confined to NSW. The strike was however a mass ...
Oxnard Strike of 1903
The Oxnard strike of 1903 was a labor rights dispute in the southern California coastal city of Oxnard between local landowners and the majority Japanese and Mexican labor force.
In 1887, Henry, J...
National Football League Players Association
The National Football League Players Association, or NFLPA, is the labor organization representing the professional American football players in the National Football League (NFL). The NFLPA, which ha...
National Football League Players Association - Wikipedia
Murray-Hill riot
The Murray-Hill riot (also known as "Montreal's 'night of terror'") was the culmination of 16 hours of unrest in Montreal, Quebec during a Montreal police strike.Police were motivated to strike becaus...
British police strikes in 1918 and 1919
The Police Strikes of 1918 and 1919 resulted in the British government putting before Parliament its proposals for a Police Act, which established the Police Federation of England and Wales as the rep...