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Yves Engler | While nurses defend public health care, doctors have long promoted a capitalist model of medicine that maximizes their wealth and power.
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Meagan Gillmore | The Royal Ottawa Health Care Group was ordered to pay a fine for violating the provincial Occupational Health and Safety Act.
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Piergiorgio Moro, Jiselle Hanna | The so called umbrella protest movement in Hong Kong in 2014 was unprecedented. The latest arrests shows that the Hong Kong government is still trying to suppress it.
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Jiselle Hanna | The death toll of President Duterte's "War on Drugs" is now reaching 10,000 people. Paramilitary death squads are now a feature of life in the Philippines bringing terror to millions of people.
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Jiselle Hanna, Piergiorgio Moro | Tens of thousands of women have being on strike for over 45 days demanding that they be employed as regular workers and receive the benefits that they are entitled to.
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Jiselle Hanna | The garment sector in Bangladesh is characterized by low wages, unsafe working conditions, repression against labour activists which all lead to accident and deaths in the workplace.
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Piergiorgio Moro, Jiselle Hanna | An interview with Manrico Moro, campaign coordinator of the International Committee of the Global Picket Line about working to organize workers more effectively at an international level.
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Lynne Fernandez | The living wage is one of the most powerful tools available to address this troubling state of poverty amid plenty in Manitoba. It ensures that families who are working hard get what they deserve.
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Jiselle Hanna | Violence at the Al-Aqsa Mosque in Jerusalem is one of the latest crisis in the Israeli occupation of Palestine. With Reem Unis, Palestinian social activist from Australia.
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Victoria Fenner | Now that the Americans are on the brink of reopening NAFTA, a spirited debate about the idea of free trade, from the Press Progress Summit in April 2017.
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Piergiorgio Moro, Jiselle Hanna | Carlsberg is one of the world's biggest beer companies in the world. Cambodian workers are taking on its local subsidiary Cambrew.
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Piergiorgio Moro, Jiselle Hanna | The continued exploitation of Aboriginal workers in Australia has led the national trade union centre, the ACTU, to develop a new campaign to support Aboriginal workers.