Cal Winslow

Cal Winslow is the author of Radical Seattle: the General Strike of 1919. He can be reached at

Their Heroes and Ours: California’s Health Care Crisis

The End of the Era: Nineteen Nineteen

A Brief History of Harlan County, USA

A Union That Strikes Wins: NUHW 10 Years On

The Seattle General Strike: a 100-Year Legacy

Trouble in Napa: Hospital Workers in Fight for their Union

A Special Obscenity: “Guernica” Today

Healthcare Workers Proclaim ‘Sanctuary Union’, Push for Medicare for All in California

Homage to Rik Sortun: “It’s Alright Ma, I’m Only Bleeding”

Life and Death in Health Care’s Trenches

SEIU Heavy on the Ropes: Trouble Makers Gather in Chicago

When Workers Fight: the National Union of Healthcare Workers Wins Battle with Kaiser

No More Suicides! Neoliberalism on the Kaiser Couch

Pawns in Their Game

California Healthcare Workers Fight for a Union That Will Fight for Them

California Labor’s Civil Wars Continue

Support Will Parrish

The Strike That Shook San Francisco and Rocked the Pacific Coast

How Not to Save the Labor Movement

Trench Warfare at Kaiser Permanente

Caltrans at Willits: Widening the Way to Pelican Bay

Remembering EP Thompson

The Fight for Control at UPS

Nail-Biting Time at Kaiser

What Kind of Unions Will We Have?