is a current in the labor movement to establish local, worker-based organizations and advance the demands and rights of workers through strikes. Major syndicalist
organizations include the Industrial Workers of the World (IWW), the General Confederation of Labor in France
, the National Confederation of Labour in Spain, the Italian Syndicalist
Union, the Free Workers' Union of Germany
, and the Argentine Regional Workers' Federation. A number of syndicalist
organizations were and still are to this day linked in the International Workers' Association.
advocate direct action
, including working to rule, passive resistance
, and strikes, particularly… Read more
and Carry On was a motivational poster produced by the British government
in 1939 in preparation for World War
II. The poster was intended to raise the morale of the British public, threatened with widely predicted mass air attacks on major cities. As the popularity of the poster in various media has grown, innumerable parodies, imitations and co-optations have also appeared, making it a notable meme
. Messages range from the cute to the overtly political, typically with references to other aspects of popular culture.