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(PLF) will organize a representative conference on privatization by the end of November , 2014.

(PLF) Statement

 

The Pakistan Labour Federation (PLF) strongly condemned the arrests of protesting OGDC workers in Islamabad and demanded that the Government to withdraw all cases, and release all those detained illegally. Haji Muhammad saeed Arian Founder/Secretary General (PLF) express solidarity in the wake of the police action and to…

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Added by Haji Muhammad Saeed Arian on November 1, 2014 at 0:19 — No Comments

Protest against the illegal arrest of Civic Police Volunteers, harassment and brutal behaviour of West Bengal Police administration

We strongly protest the illegal arrest, harassment and brutal behaviour of West Bengal Police administration along with ruling party supported goons against the Civic Police Volunteers in particular and unorganised sector workers as a whole.

 The members of West Bengal Civic Police Association of Malda district including state president Sanjoy Poria assembled near Malda Town Hall to give deputation to the SP and DM of Malda district today. Prior to this they  informed the SP, DM, and…

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Added by Mahesh on October 31, 2014 at 16:51 — No Comments

Bay Area activists keep Zim Lines' ships out of Oakland--another ship blocked!

Details of the latest Zim ship blocked from the San Francisco Bay Area:  https://zcomm.org/znetarticle/bay-area-communitys-decisive-victory-over-apartheid-israel/ .

Added by Kim Scipes on October 31, 2014 at 6:54 — No Comments

Education gives freedom, and a better future. And no child in the world should be denied it.

Dear Colleagues

Education gives freedom, and a better future. And no child in the world should be denied it.

The world agreed in The Convention on the Rights of the Child that all children are viewed as human beings with their own set of rights, no matter who they are or where they are born.…

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Added by Haji Muhammad Saeed Arian on October 31, 2014 at 0:47 — No Comments

(PLF) Demanded to Release all illegally arrested Employees of OGDC

(PLF) Demanded to Release all illegally arrested Employees of OGDC

 

Haji Muhammad Saeed Arian Founder/Secretary General,Mrs Atia  Saleem,Chairperson,Mr Asaf F Vardag President and Mrs Shumalia Sadiq…

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Added by Haji Muhammad Saeed Arian on October 30, 2014 at 14:28 — No Comments

Israel/South Africa: The Anti-Zionist Left in Israel/Palestine

Peter sez:

I post this item, rather than Ran Greenstein's 2014 book that develops it, because of its focus on the Left, its reference to labour, and the fact that it was published in the journal, International  Labour and Working Class History. Although published in 2009, and therefore long before the recent Israeli war on Gaza, it does seem to me that it's Conclusions remain relevant today. Those primarily interested in the present and future of a labour…

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Added by peter waterman on October 30, 2014 at 11:30 — No Comments

US: Crisis Looms in Israel/US Relationship

Peter sez:

Gossipy, individualised and repetitive, this piece has no mention of labour or unions. I post it in so far as it does strongly suggest the growing crisis of the decades-long relationship between the Israeli and the US states. This has never been anything as simple as a patron (US) and client (Israel) relationship. To start with, the US has needed Israel to carry forward its nefarious policies in the Mashraq (Arab East) more generally. Secondly,…

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Added by peter waterman on October 29, 2014 at 10:27 — No Comments

India/UK: Indian Slaves and British Corporations on the Global Textile Supply Chain

 
 
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Added by peter waterman on October 28, 2014 at 20:05 — No Comments

(PLF) Demanded the Government of South Korea to halt massive abuse of Migrant Agricultural Workers

(PLF)  Demanded the Government of South Korea  to halt massive abuse of Migrant Agricultural Workers

 

Pakistan Labour Federation (PLF) calling the Government of Korea  to stop the victimization of Migrant Agricultural Workers Haji Muhammad Saeed Arian Founder/Secretary General,Mrs Atia Saleem Chairperson,Mr Asaf F Vardag President Pakistan Labour Federation (PLF) said that There are  20,000…

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Added by Haji Muhammad Saeed Arian on October 28, 2014 at 16:14 — No Comments

Israel: Beyond Israel's Moribund Left (and Histadrut): 'Power to the Workers'

Peter sez:

Delighted to find this item on LabourStart! It gives a radically different vision than that of Labour Zionism. And check what has happened to ex-Histadrut leader (and ITUC favourite) Ofer Eini!

Now read on...

Power to the Workers!

On the streets with the guerrilla organizers who may breathe life into Israel’s moribund left…

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Added by peter waterman on October 28, 2014 at 13:53 — No Comments

Amid recession, reaction and rebellion - A world to win, a planet to save!

Thursday evenings, 20 November to 4 December 2014

Freedom Socialist Party study group:

Amid recession, reaction and rebellion — A world to win, a planet to save!

 

Capitalism is on a downward slide. In response, the ruling elites around the world have taken aggressive measures to save their system, while the oppressed frequently come out fighting against these frontal attacks. Still the capitalists continue to maintain the upper hand. It is vital to…

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Added by Freedom Socialist Party on October 28, 2014 at 1:55 — No Comments

(PGA&GWU) demanded of the Government to award the status of skilled Labour to home-based workers and recognize their rights according to international labour laws.

(PGA&GWU) demanded of the Government to award the status of skilled Labour to home-based workers and recognize their rights according to international labour laws.

One Day National seminar was arranged by Pakistan Graphic Art & General Workers Union (PGA&GWU) with the collaboration of Pakistan Labour Federation (PLF) at Hotel Ambassador Lahore Pakistan that was attended largely by women workers from all over the country Haji Muhammad Saeed Arian Founder was…

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Added by Haji Muhammad Saeed Arian on October 27, 2014 at 23:56 — No Comments

(PLF) Demanded Government for holding Tripartite Labour Conferences before Legislation of Labour Laws

 (PLF) Demanded  Government  for holding  Tripartite Labour Conferences  before Legislation of Labour Laws…

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Added by Haji Muhammad Saeed Arian on October 27, 2014 at 16:08 — No Comments

Hong Kong: Civil Service Workers Criticise Union Supporting the Government

Re: [chinaconcern] An Open Letter from over 1300 Civil Servants in HK - 24Oct, 14

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Added by peter waterman on October 26, 2014 at 21:59 — No Comments

PLF) Demanded for the providing Social Security Benefits to all workers

(PLF) Demanded for the providing Social Security Benefits to all workers

 

While addressing the workers those are protesting against the Government for not providing them social security benefits Haji Muhammad Saeed Arian Founder/Secretary General said that Factory Owners had not complied with the Government’s decision to raise the minimum wage to Rs12,000. He said the workers were registered with the Social Security Department, but had not been…

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Added by Haji Muhammad Saeed Arian on October 26, 2014 at 12:19 — No Comments

Hong Kong union leader abused by pro-Beijing crowd protesting democracy movement

Lee Cheuk Yan the leader of the independent Hong Kong Confederation of Trade Unions (HKCTU), and Labour Party law-maker, walked the streets of working class Mong Kok at 3am on Sunday morning after Anti-Occupy clashed with…

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Added by Andrew Casey on October 26, 2014 at 6:00 — No Comments

Italio: Granda manifestacio kontraŭ la reformo de la laboro de Matteo Renzi

Foto : Manifestacio por protesti kontraŭ la reformo de la labormerkato en marto 2012, en Romo. http://www.rfi.fr/europe/20120401-italie-syndicalistes-distribuent-tracts-sortie-messe/

Dekoj da miloj da personoj manifestaciis sabaton sur la stratoj de Romo, alvoke de la plej granda itala…

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Added by Esperanto-tradukgrupo on October 25, 2014 at 18:42 — No Comments

Indonesia: Trade Unions, Politics and International Unions (2010)

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TUSSO/GUF BRIEFING PAPER ON TRADE UNIONS IN INDONESIA

Michele Ford1

Background

Indonesia has undergone a remarkable process of political and economic reform at all levels following

the ousting of President Suharto in 1998. Three elections in 1999, 2004 and 2009 have been carried

out peacefully and in principle according to international democratic norms, making Indonesia the

third‐largest democracy in the world. According to the…

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Added by peter waterman on October 25, 2014 at 11:21 — No Comments

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