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LabourStart photo of the day.IndustriALL Global Union, BWI, IUF, PSI and Uni Global Union joined forces on 30 November in a rally in Geneva, calling for an end to the Korean governments attack on unions and labour rights and in support of the Korean general strike. (Photo: IndustriALL) Click here to read more South Korean labour news.
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USA Indiana Donald Trump just insulted a union leader on Twitter. Then the phone started to ring. [Washington Post] 08-12-2016

Australia Victoria CUB and unions craft a better brew [AMWU] 07-12-2016

China Striking workers call for negotiations at Coca-Cola, Danone, Sony [China Labour Bulletin] 07-12-2016


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