“When you wage war on the public schools, you're attacking the mortar that holds the community together. You're not a conservative,…
All India Protest Day held today by AICCTU against the management of Maruti Suzuki Plant, Manesar and ongoing arrest of workers by police in connection with yesterday's incident at the Plant. In Delhi, workers of AICCTU protested at Jantar Mantar and submitted a memorandum at Haryana Bhawan. A 3-member fact finding team of AICCTU visited the area
New Delhi, 20 July 2012:
All India Protest Day was held today by AICCTU…Continue
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Possibly the NYT sees the writing on the wall for US - and many other national union movements - but he does not see the writing on the other side of the wall. There is, possibly, a hint of such writing where he refers to the alliance between the AFL-CIO and the Domestic Workers Alliance in New York. But, then, one would have to know the nature of the latter and the nature of the alliance. Being allied with Business Unionism Inc (aka AFL-CIO-USState Inc)…Continue
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Illustration: Andrzej Krauze
‘At a certain stage of development, the material productive forces of society come into conflict with the existing relations of production or – this merely expresses the same thing in legal terms – with…
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July 18, 2012
By Kim Scipes
Kim Scipes's ZSpace Page
A Review Essay of It Started in Wisconsin: Dispatches from the Front Lines of the New Labor Protest, ed. by Mari Jo Buhle and Paul Buhle; Uprising: How Wisconsin Renewed the Politics of Protest,…
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(PLF) demanded the Government of Indonesia to stop the privatization of Water Supply in Jakarata
on behalf of the Executive Board of Pakistan Labour Federation (PLF) we are fully supporting the Jakarta Water Union and their members those are arranging two days demonstration on 18 and 19 July in Jakarta for the increase of their wages and stop the Privatization.
we also demanded to increases the Wages and improving the working conditions.…Continue
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(PLF) Condemned the victimization of Trade Union Leaders under (ATA)
On behalf of the Executive Board of Pakistan Labour Federation (PLF) we are demanding the present Democratic Government that the Anti Terrorist Act (ATA) has not been use to stop the Trade Union activists and victimized the Trade Union Leaders We also condemned the managements to create new dangerous phenomenon to stop the unionization process through terrorizing the workers in General and…Continue
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Pakistan Labour Federation (PLF) fully support the Strike of 20,000 workers at the Misr Spinning plant in Mahalla and demands to: increase the bonuses.
On behalf of the Executive Board of Pakistan Labour Federation (PLF) we are demanding the Newly elected President of Egypt to accept the demands of the Woman worker: who are sweating blood. To the Spinning Plant and also demands to increase their wages with out any further delay.
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Hari ini (17/7) Serikat Pekerja PT. Ceres Meiji Indotama afiliasi FSPK, melaporkan kasus pidana ke pengawas Disnakertrans Kabupaten Karawang. Pelaporan tindak pidana ini meliputi 3 hal, yaitu : pembayaran upah dibawah UMK, indikasi pungutan liar yang dilakukan oleh oknum di perusahaan kepada pekerja kontrak ketika…Continue
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Solidarity with MENA Workers Network was launched on 1 March 2011 at a meeting addressed by Billy Hayes, General Secretary of the CWU union, Katy Clark MP and Egyptian activist Wassim Wagdy.
We are a network of activists from different unions in the UK engaged…
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Watch video http://ntv.ca/?p=4519
In Long Harbour, Newfoundland, around 2,000 workers walked off the job on Thursday July 12, and then proceeded to block entrances into the site.
Workers are angry with levels of pay. Workers on the site are earning on average, $15 an hour less than comparable workers in other areas of Canada.
Furthermore, workers are upset at their own union for not…
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In Long Harbour, Newfoundland, around 2,000 workers walked off the job on Thursday, and then proceeded to block entrances into the site.
Although I in general refrain from posting here items that do not directly deal with unions, workers or labour, it does seem to me that this item bears on all working people (however widely or narrowly defined) , in Israel, Palestine and the Occupied Territories. Those interested in the full item can link to it.
Now read on...
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Pakistan Labour Federation (PLF) Solidarty Support to South Korean Workers
On behalf of the Executive Board of (PLF) we are annouance our fully solidarty Support to the South Korea's Finance workers strike and assure the 70000 workers in South Korea for our full support and demanded the Government of Korea to accept the Demands of the Workers immediately to avoid the major Labour unrest in South Korea we also opposing the privatization .we also…Continue
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Socialist Worker 2311, 14 July 2012
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