Knowing dad and I are Wobblies, our kids are always on the look-out for labor-friendly venues. Our son brought a Revue flyer advertising Bartertown Diner and Roc's Cupcakes, an employee-owned cooperative restaurant, featuring raw, vegan, vegetarian and local food.
Oh, what's a Wobbly, you ask ? We're members of the independent IWW (Industrial Workers of the World) union. Bartertown Diner and Roc's Cupcakes are based off the IWW "One Big Union" concept. In opposition to huge, corporate conglomerates where a few wealthy people take advantage of the working masses, cooperatives share the pie equally. Employee-Owned Cooperative Vegan Restaurant Opens