LabourStart's Photo of the Day Archive - 201920190107 :
Last year 120 coal miners died at work in Pakistan. Just two days after this New Year's Eve rally to demand a safer new year, 4 miners died in a methane explosion. The struggle for safe work continues. (Photo: IndustriALL) Click here to see more union news from Pakistan.
On 8 and 9 January an estimated 200 million Indian workers participated in what is likely the largest general strike in history. The country's unions continue to mobilize against the anti-labour policies of the Modi government. (Photo: S. Sen via Twitter) Click here to see more union news from India.
More than 800,000 government workers in the USA are either on a forced unpaid leave from their jobs or are forced to continue working but without pay. The 'budget shutdown' in now into its sixth week with no end in sight. (Photo: AFGE) Click here to see more union news from the USA.