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Labour Last Updated: Nov 21, 2014 - 10:19:15 AM


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IndustriALL Targets Glencore for Anti-Union Behaviour
In a significant moment for IndustriALLís mining sector, a Glencore global network was launched in Sao Paulo this week. The new global network committed to a mobilization programme.

Nov 21, 2014 - 9:56:43 AM

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The Wobblies in their Heyday
At its peak in August 1917 the IWW had a membership of more than 150,000. Nine months later, the union was in total disarray. This sad state of affairs was, of course, partly the result of a calculated decision by the federal government to destroy the IWW. But only partly. Eric Chester's book looks at some the inner-conflicts within the organization that contributed to its demise.

Nov 21, 2014 - 9:53:30 AM

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Growing Protests In Italy Against Austerity Policies
Protests are intensifying against the Jobs Act, the labor market reforms drawn up by Prime Minister Matteo Renzi (Democratic Party, PD). After a series of protests two major unions have called for a one day general strike in both private and public sectors on December

Nov 20, 2014 - 9:43:59 AM

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The United Taxi Workers Victory and the Struggle for a New Labor Movement
Despite constant harassment, retaliation and intimidation by permit holders and dispatch companies over the last five years, and despite obstruction by public agencies, the taxi workers workers stuck together, fought back against injustice, and prevailed

Nov 19, 2014 - 10:42:59 AM

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Plans to Form Rival to Cosatu Gain Impetus
Disgruntled union leaders are working to form a new federation after the expulsion of Numsa, Cosatu's largest affiliate.

Nov 18, 2014 - 9:40:37 AM

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