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General Defense Committee Local 6 appeals to all GDC locals and IWW branches to hold fundraisers for the legal defense of Fellow Worker Deepan Budlakoti.
The Canadian government is attempting to strip him of…Continue
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Ran Greenstein is a veteran Israeli/South African Jewish socialist critic of Zionism. I must have re-posted some of his material on UBook. Can't say more about it without more detail. I'll try to find this somewhere. In the meantime...
Now read on...
Zionism and its Discontents: A Century of Radical Dissent in Israel/Palestine…
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The street occupation protests are now in their fourth week and on Sunday we saw some of the most…Continue
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Just thought I should let labour cyberactivists see this site. It is, I guess, a sister site to UBook. Or perhaps to the LabourStart/UBook project combined - except that it appears to not have the same interactivity or feedback as LS/UBook? Since both are UK based, union-linked and union-oriented, the existence of the two independent projects is an invitation to someone to do a compare and contrast study. This issue strikes (woops!) me as…Continue
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The World Day for Decent Work. Join the Global action on 7 October
STOP Precarious Work! Defend Workers Rights to a Secure Job
Lahore, Oct 07: Working class of Pakistan commemorated World Day on Stop Precarious Work Defend Workers Rights and “Decent Work for All” under the auspicious of the of Pakistan Graphic Art & General Workers Union (PGA&GWU) by…Continue
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Anonymous emails have been sent to Hong Kong media alleging that the only independent union movement in China - the Hong Kong Confederation of Trade Unions (HKCTU) - is in the pay of the United States.
The South China Morning Post and…Continue
Privatization, Occupation, and the Israeli Economy…
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Only in Toronto? Looks to me like a campaign as necessary in Lima, London, Limasol [Add capital cities with other initials at will]. Also looks to me like a valuable case of that 'social movement unionism' or 'the new social unionism', I have been campaigning for since the late-1980s. In other words for a new model of unionism umbilically linked to the urban, citizen, women's, ecological and other such movements.
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An article by Sun journalist Rebecca Thompson reports that union leader Sid Ryan is on the receiving end of grievances from staff alleging he has threatened individual staff members and created an atmosphere of harassment in the workplace.
Ryan is the president of the Ontario Federation of Labour (OFL). The …Continue
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(PLF) Demanded Labour Laws should conform to the International Labour Organization (ILO) Conventions especially those ratified by the Government of Pakistan
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