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LabourStart photo of the day.On 27 June IUF members at Marriott hotels in Austria, China/Hong Kong, France, India, Indonesia, Maldives, Nepal, Philippines, Samoa, South Africa (pictured here), Sweden and Thailand organized meetings, demonstrations, educational and other activities in support of the demand for the hotel giant to negotiate a global agreement on concrete measures to protect workers sexual harassment. (Photo: IUF) Click here to read more union news about global union actions. .
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Spain UNI condemns violence against Spanish Amazon strikers [UNI Global Union] 20-07-2018

Turkey Stop the attack on rights at Cargill Turkey - Reinstate #TheCargill14 now! [IUF] 19-07-2018

USA Pennsylvania Defiant National Union Presidents Gathered in Pittsburgh Speak of Unity Following Janus Ruling [Pittsburgh Post-Gazette] 18-07-2018

USA / Europe Amazon warehouse workers are striking across Europe on Prime Day [The Verge] 17-07-2018

Germany / Poland Now Amazon workers in Germany and Poland are striking on Prime Day [Fast Company] 17-07-2018

India Who picked my tea? [IUF] 16-07-2018

Europe Amazon Prime Day threatened by strikes at European warehouses over working conditions [CNBC] 16-07-2018

Norway More workers come out in oil and gas strike [The National] 16-07-2018

Philippines Labor rights issues intensified under two years of Duterte [Bulatlat] 15-07-2018

New Zealand Teachers and nurses to hold first mass strike in a generation [Education International] 12-07-2018

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