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Union puts airport security strikes on hold for now 2019-01-18 [News 1130]

Journalist attacked by an extreme right group 2019-01-16 [IFJ]

Airport strikes across Germany 2019-01-15 [Deutsche Welle]

Safety workers to go on strike at eight airports 2019-01-15 [Infosurhoy]

EFJ condemns attacks against journalists 2019-01-15 [EFJ]

Eight German airports brace for strike action as hundreds of flights are cancelled 2019-01-14 [The Local]

Hundreds of flights canceled at Frankfurt ahead of strike 2019-01-14 [DW]

Planned strike expands to Frankfurt, other German airports 2019-01-14 [Canada.com]

Poor pensioners and the controversy over the future pension system 2019-01-13 [Equal Times]

Frankfurt airport to face strike action on Tuesday 2019-01-13 [Newsbook]

Security staff to stage strike at Germany's biggest airport 2019-01-11 [Albany Times Union]

Strike by German airport security staff causes travel chaos 2019-01-10 [The Province]

Union calls strike by security staff at 3 German airports 2019-01-09 [Fresno Bee]

Union calls strike by security staff at 3 German airports 2019-01-09 [The National Post]

Germany’s poor pensioners and the controversy over the future pension system 2019-01-09 [Equal Times]

Staff shortages limits access to and quality of early childhood education 2019-01-08 [Education International]

Collective agreement: trade unions call for a Bonus for members 2019-01-07 [Global News]

Flights scrapped as security staff strike at Berlin's airports 2019-01-07 [The Local]

Berlin airport security staff strike disrupts flights 2019-01-07 [The Sun]

Union calls strike by security staff at Berlin airports 2019-01-06 [Herald-Whig]

Berlin: Staff to strike at Tegel and Schönefeld airports 2019-01-06 [Deutsche Welle]

Union calls strike by security staff at Berlin airports 2019-01-05 [Canada.com]

No train strikes until 2021 as Deutsche Bahn, workers' union reach agreement 2019-01-05 [Xinhua]

Deutsche Bahn seals pay deal with train drivers 2019-01-04 [The Local]

The only way to make Germans go cashless is an ATM worker strike 2019-01-02 [Quartz]

Cash-loving Germans face strike by security van drivers 2019-01-02 [News 1130]

Union calls nationwide strike by money transport drivers 2019-01-01 [Euronews]

Minimum wage is barely above the poverty line 2019-01-01 [Deutsche Welle]

Farewell to hard coal after 200 years 2018-12-30 [IndustriALL]

Fed-up Amazon workers to stage huge strikes in Germany in bid to cripple Christmas deliveries over pay and conditions 2018-12-22 [Brinkwire]

Airport security staff to go on strike in January - union 2018-12-21 [Reuters]

Amazon workers on strike in Germany a week before Christmas 2018-12-17 [CTV]

Amazon workers on strike in Germany a week before Christmas 2018-12-17 [News 95.7]

Deutsche Bahn reaches wage deal with EVG rail union to end strike threat 2018-12-15 [Deutsche Welle]

German union IG BCE secures guarantees as Bayer set to slash jobs 2018-12-13 [IndustriALL]

Rail strikes cause widespread delays 2018-12-11 [Deutsche Welle]

Amazon workers take further strike action over gross violation of worker rights 2018-12-11 [UNI Global Union]

Rail strike leads to traffic jams 2018-12-10 [News 1130]

Railway workers' union calls strike over pay 2018-12-10 [Canada.com]

Largest union demands 6-percent increase for steel workers 2018-12-05 [Euronews]

Bayer pharma workers protest 12,000 worldwide job losses 2018-12-04 [Deutsche Welle]

More work: the number of Overtime hours per workers rises sharply 2018-12-02 [Global News]

FNV and NGG members strike Jacobs Douwe Egberts in the Netherlands and in Germany 2018-11-24 [IUF]

Amazon workers strike in Germany, Spain on Black Friday 2018-11-23 [Reuters]

Black Friday: Amazon workers' union calls strike 2018-11-23 [Deutsche Welle]

Flight cancellations as Eurowings employees strike in Düsseldorf 2018-11-20 [The Local]

Amazon takes trade union to court to stop strikes on premises 2018-11-20 [The Local]

Teachers’ Day highlights that politicians must support teachers 2018-11-20 [Education International]

Education unionists start 100 million campaign against child labour 2018-11-14 [EI]

New agreement gives wage increase to German roofing workers 2018-11-12 [BWI]

This month in labour history

13-01-1920 Over 100,000 workers demonstrated outside the Reichstag to protest the Social Democrats weakening the workers' councils. They stormed the building but then police fired into the crowd killing 42 and wounding 105. [more]

28-01-1918 In Berlin, 100,000 workers take to the streets in a strike led by the Revolutionary Shop Stewards' movement. [more]

28-01-1918 Hundreds of thousands of workers went on general strike against war in Berlin, and across the country in the next few days 4 million took to the streets. [more]