Apr 13, 2013

Union activists killed in the Philippines

Asia Pacific Currents
Labour news from the Asia-Pacific region and an interview with Tess Dioquino, vice-chairperson for international affairs with the KMU, about the killing of Filipino trade union activists.
Mar 5, 2011

Women in the Middle East uprising

Asia Pacific Currents
International Women's Day, news from Asia-Pacific and an interview with Melbourne-based Palestinian activist Reem Yunis about the role of women in West Asian uprisings.
Feb 22, 2011

Weekly Audit: A recall fight brewing in Wisconsin?

Lindsay Beyerstein
Tens of thousands of people continue their peaceful occupation of the Wisconsin state capital to protest a bill that would abolish most collective bargaining rights for public employees...
Mar 6, 2010

Asia Pacific Currents: Turkish union leader imprisoned

Asia Pacific Currents
Labor news. Plus interview, Chidi King from Public Services International, about the imprisonment of Seger Tumer, secretary of the union of public employees in health and social services in Turkey.
Nov 4, 2009

Weekly Pulse: problems for the public option

Lindsay Beyerstein
The House released a final version of the health reform bill. It has a public option all right, but not the robust version progressives were hoping for.
Sep 8, 2009

Weekly Audit: Cheating workers and pampering CEOs

TMC MediaWire Blogger
Zach Carter
A new study conducted by a team of academics reveals that the majority of workers at the bottom of the economic ladder have been shorted on their paychecks as recently as last week.

City is Sweatshop

Feb 19, 2009 to Feb 22, 2009
Various Locations Toronto , ON
43° 40' 12.8388" N, 79° 23' 12.318" W
Ontario CA
Join with grassroots community organizers from across North America as we dismantle the sweatshop city and build a community that is safe for all!
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