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Labour Last Updated: Dec 7, 2018 - 4:51:15 PM


Labour
In 1970s, Workers at this GM Plant Tried to Reinvent the American Dream. Instead, They Watched it Fade Away
With the Lordstown GM plant closing, the idea of tackling worker alienation, behind workers 1972 "industrial Woodstock," seems lost. The measure of that loss is in news that the US death rate is rising due to suicide and drug overdose.

Dec 7, 2018 - 4:50:15 PM

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UAW contracts once heralded American progress. Will they in 2019?
If you want to see the future of the American middle class, look no further than next year's contract talks between the UAW and U.S. automakers.

Dec 6, 2018 - 11:55:27 AM

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Buckle up: GM Declares War on Oshawa
The problem facing autoworkers isn’t simply one or two bad rounds of negotiation, but a race-to-the-bottom pattern of bargaining. At the heart of this mess is the company pitting workers against each other in a competition to save jobs.

Dec 1, 2018 - 12:24:50 PM

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When China’s Student Activists and Labor Workers Unite
In an attempt to suppress growing unity, the Chinese government chose to arrest, detain, and even kidnap activists.

Dec 1, 2018 - 12:22:07 PM

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Trade Unions Support Portuguese Dockers in Their Fight
The trade unions International Transport Workers’ Federation, European Transport Workers’ Federation and German ver.di are teaming up to support Portuguese dockers in their fighting against precarious work.

Nov 29, 2018 - 10:49:50 AM

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