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SOLIDARITY: Selected Essays by Dan Gallin

NEW BOOK!

LabourStart is very pleased to announce the publication of our fourth book -- Solidarity: Selected Essays by Dan Gallin.

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Labour and the Commons

'The Commons' has entered the official discourse of the international trade union movement in Rio at Labour and Environment Assembly organised by ITUC, TUCA and Sustainlabour. Yet what do unions and unionists know about the Commons, and rising Commons movement, aims at protecting and flourishing the Commons as base for an new socioeconomic, cultural ecological system which can be a real alternative to capitalism and may be the last chance before the humanity! What would such an alternative look…See More
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(PLF) Demanded to stop the victimization of TIP workers and Reinstate all Sacked Workers Immediately

(PLF) Demanded to stop the victimization of  TIP workers and Reinstate all Sacked Workers Immediately Haji Muhammad Saeed Arian Founder/Secretary General,Mrs Atia Saleem Chairperson,Mr Asaf F Vardag President and Mrs. Shulalia Sadiq Secretary Women Wing Pakistan Labour Federation (PLF) demanded the Government to reinstate all  sacked workers of the Telephone Industries of Pakistan (TIP) and  regularization the  services of all Employees. They urged the Prime Minister to play a role in getting…See More
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Israel/Gaza: 'Protective Edge' = Human Cost for Gaza: Expansion and even Profits for Israel?

Peter Sez:There is a Labour Zionist argument that worldwide condemnation of its war on the Palestinian Ghetto of Gaza is due to either ignorance, anti-semitism, self-hating Jews, or inactivity by trade union friends of Israel. This account suggests a more obvious explanation, that it is the extreme violence, destruction, massive civilian deaths, of a state that on the one hand boasts of its Western, liberal, democratic, human values ('the only democracy in the region'), and on the other hand…See More
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