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Banana workers defy company, police and military
Piergiorgio Moro, Jiselle Hanna | Some of the regions most ravaged by militias are to be found in the rural areas of the Philippines. The workers at Sumifru are striking for basic rights but in doing so they face great danger
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Anti imperialism or class struggle - the Iranian scenario
Jiselle Hanna, Piergiorgio Moro | The Iranian government is at risk of being bombed by the USA but it is also heavily repressing its working class. Which way solidarity?
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Massive truck drivers strike shakes Iranian government
Piergiorgio Moro | The working class in Iran is facing increasingly desperate economic and political situation. In response, demonstrations and protests are increasing.
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Fighting against tyranny in the Phillipines
Piergiorgio Moro, Jiselle Hanna | President Rodrigo Duterte's "war on drugs" has killed over 20,000 people. Opposition and organizing against this repression is growing by the day.
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Map of Median Household income in Australia
Piergiorgio Moro | Australia and New Zealand have similar histories. Organizing workers also shares many similarities between the two countries.
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Holding on to working class politics
Piergiorgio Moro, Jiselle Hanna | The workers' movement has many examples of activists who over time lose their radical politics and accommodate themselves to the confines and rules of the capitalist system.
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Kuala Lumpur at dawn
Jiselle Hanna | The elections earlier this year in May saw the Barisan Nasional lose power after 61 years. Tian Chua, a vice-president of People's Justice Party (PKR), talks about the new government.
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Health and Safety win for Korean workers at Samsung
Piergiorgio Moro, Jiselle Hanna | Samsung Electronics has a shocking health and safety record. After years of campaigning, actions and sit-ins, workers are now getting a voice.
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Remembering the horrors of the atomic bombs dropped on Japan
Jiselle Hanna | Atomic bombs were first used against Japan in 1945. Their destructive power was immense. The global nuclear arsenal has only grown since then, but the fight to outlaw nuclear weapons continues.
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Piergiorgio Moro, Jiselle Hanna | The last 20 years has seen a big rise in temporary migrant workers in Australia. They often need specialized support. The Migrant Workers Centre in Melbourne has been recently set up to do this.
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No To Racism
Piergiorgio Moro, Jiselle Hanna | In every country, capitalists and their allies use racism as a way to divide and weaken the working class. The issue is not only how to counter it but also how to build solidarity.
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Kuala Lumpur City Centre
Piergiorgio Moro, Jiselle Hanna | Migrant workers make up to a third of the whole workforce in Malaysia. Their insecure visa status makes them very vulnerable to exploitation and government repression