Tag archive for ‘Workers’
By admin On Tuesday, June 30th, 2020
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Essential workers today; garbage tomorrow.

As the economic turmoil from the pandemic starts to bite, growing resistance from the Goldstar Transport workers is a crucial lesson in how to organize to fight back, reports Richard Allday Counterfire Daily  More...

By admin On Tuesday, June 30th, 2020
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Fiat Chrysler threatens to fire workers who stop production over COVID-19 concerns

Just days after workers at two Detroit area assembly plants halted production and set up rank-and-file safety committees, FCA management, with the full backing of the United Auto Workers, threatened to fire workers More...

By admin On Tuesday, June 30th, 2020
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Health Workers Protest in Paris for Better Working Conditions – Video

Medical staff have been protesting over poor working conditions and funding since May, after France began gradually easing its lockdown measures imposed due to the coronavirus pandemic. Sputnik News – World More...

By admin On Tuesday, June 30th, 2020
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Tower Hamlets workers set to strike: Mobilise against council cuts!

UNISON members in Tower Hamlets, East London, are set to go on strike after the local council announced a new outrageous contract attacking workers’ conditions. Ironically, the council called this new contract More...

By admin On Monday, June 29th, 2020
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Coronavirus: Migrant workers stuck in pandemic-hit Iraq with no wages or way home

Coronavirus: Migrant workers stuck in pandemic-hit Iraq with no wages or way home Covid-19 and oil-price collapse may shrink Iraq’s economy by 10 percent this year MEE and agencies Sun, More...

By admin On Sunday, June 28th, 2020
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Brazilian health care workers strike for PPE and risk bonus

On Thursday, health care professionals in the Brazilian state of Piauí started an indefinite strike as their counterparts in Rio de Janeiro launched protests. World Socialist Web Site (en)  More...

By admin On Saturday, June 27th, 2020
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Detroit Fiat Chrysler workers halt production for second day to demand COVID-19 protection

The mounting struggles by workers against the back-to-work drive highlight the immense power of the working class in the fight to halt the deadly pandemic and the corporate-government attack on jobs and living standards. World More...

By admin On Friday, June 26th, 2020
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Coronavirus cluster at yet another German meat plant, where 82 workers test positive

Another German meat-processing plant has become a coronavirus hotspot, after at least 82 kebab factory employees in the north-western city of Moers tested positive for Covid-19. The first cases of coronavirus infections More...

By admin On Thursday, June 25th, 2020
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Qatar reports first coronavirus death among World Cup workers

Qatar reports first coronavirus death among World Cup workers 1,102 Covid-19 cases have been recorded among workers at tournament projects, AFP reports MEE and agencies Thu, 06/25/2020 – More...

By admin On Thursday, June 25th, 2020
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165 workers test positive for Covid-19, as major outbreak hits meat factory in England

A mass outbreak of coronavirus has struck a meat factory in West Yorkshire, England with a total of 165 employees testing positive for Covid-19, the local council confirmed on Thursday.  The first cases of the More...