What will happen when the internet workers unite and go on strike?
This is extremely unlikely to ever happen.
The political slogan Workers of the world, unite! is one of the most famous rallying cries from the Communist Manifesto (1848), by Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels (German: Proletarier aller Länder vereinigt Euch!, literally "Proletarians of all countries, unite!" but soon popularized in English as "Workers of the world, unite! You have nothing to lose but your chains!")
Why has Britain's High Court granted British Airways an emergency injunction to stop the strike over Christmas and New Year's?
Originally it was "Working men of all countries, unite!" It was the last line in The Communist Manifesto which both Marx and Engels wrote. The slogan was eventually modified into "Workers of the world, unite!" primarily because it just sounds better and there's no potential for people to interpret it in any sexist way. Marx and Engels wrote the line because The Communnist Manifesto is basically a call for a socialist revolution, the working class…