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Australian workers taking to the streets
Piergiorgio Moro, Jiselle Hanna | Stagnating wages, insecure work and harsh laws against organizing have galvanized Australian unions to campaign for better rights, better conditions and better laws.
Podcast
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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Labour Demonstration against wage controls, Parliament Hill, 1942. Image: Library and Archives Canada/flickr
Ed Finn | As we approach Canada's 150th anniversary, acknowledgement of the substantial contribution trade unions have made to Canada's development and progress is nowhere to be seen.
Podcast
Trade union procession along King William Street, Adelaide.
Piergiorgio Moro, Jiselle Hanna | Labour updates of workers' struggles from the Asia-Pacific region and an interview on the Global Day of Action against trade union repression.
Podcast
Piergiorgio Moro | Labour updates of workers' struggles from the Asia-Pacific region and why climate change is a workers' issue.
News
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.
Podcast
Jiselle Hanna | An interview with Lam, a delegate from the Bus Workers Union Hong Kong, who was at the Australian Council of Trade Unions' conference.
Blog
David J. Climenhaga | Legislation like Alberta Bills 45 and 46 are part of a broader pattern throughout the increasingly undemocratic industrialized West to criminalize dissent of any kind.
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rabbleTV | While many trade unions, NGOs, and activists have embraced "responsible investment," others have not, and a substantial differentiation on the political left has emerged.
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Photo: Amnesty International
Lori Theresa Waller | A fire in a Bangladeshi garment factory that killed 112 workers last weekend prompted massive protests in the capital city of Dhaka for three days this week.
News
Ken Georgetti | Being in a union means earning a decent wage so that people can buy a home, a car, raise a family, take a vacation, put their kids through college, and retire in dignity.
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Gerry Caplan | Union influence within the NDP has slipped away over the years, and it was probably only a matter of time before separation proceedings were instituted.