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Randy Kitt | A Canadian delegation went to Bangladesh to stand in solidarity with workers, hear their stories and continue to shine the light on the working conditions of workers all over the world.
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Diana Beaumont and Jiselle Hanna | Labour news from the Asia Pacific region, including a special roundup of May Day news. Recording of a speech by Sumi Abedin, a worker injured in the Tazreen factory in Bangladesh.
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Pro Bono, Kirsten Iler | An agreement has now been reached and a process established for compensation, but victims of the Rana Plaza garment factory disaster have yet to see any compensation.
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Diana Beaumont | Labour news from the Asia Pacific region and an interview with Colin Long about his recent solidarity visit to Bangladesh.
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Waleed Ahmed | In response to worker safety issues in Bangladesh garment factories resulting in over 1,800 deaths since 2005, the Bangladesh Accord was created. Wal-Mart and Gap have yet to sign on.
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Jerry Dias | Unifor has called on the federal government to convene a multi-stakeholder Good Jobs Summit, so that a conversation about creating and sustaining decent work can start in earnest.
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Redeye Collective | A hundred years ago, immigrants from British India living in North America came together to found the Ghadar party. A new film by Bedabrata Pain examines this little-known rebellion.
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Pro Bono, Kirsten Iler | In the wake of the Rana Plaza factory collapse in Bangladesh, the corporations who use the factory expressed grave concern for the deceased workers and their families and committed to helping them.
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Diana Beaumont, Jiselle Hanna | Labour news from the Asia Pacific region. Interview about compensation for victims of industrial accidents in Bangladesh.
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Alex S. Dorj | In this increasingly globalized world, capital flows easily from one economy to another, so it is important that social norms around the dignity of labour are also globalized.
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Redeye Collective | Over a thousand workers died in the recent collapse of a garment factory in Bangladesh. We speak with labour activist David Bacon about the historical context of the sweatshop industry.
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Humberto DaSilva | If Joe Fresh is serious about helping Bangaldeshi garment workers that make his schmata, there is one thing he can do that is proven to help...