Direct action. Utah Philips

He speaks of the Wobblies and how they organized mining camps in the West.

They Wobblies once marched on a lumber camp intending to unionize it. The local sheriff backed by a band of goons, blocked their way. The Wobblies said, freedom of speech is the law. The sheriff said, I’m the law here. The fight began. The Wobblies were beaten up badly and retreated.

The next day they marched again on that same camp and unionized it.

Seems to me we need that uncompromising Wobblie spirit again in this country – and soon.