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Thursday 21 March 2019, 08:37:36

Today's news

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China Freedom of association is a right, not a crime [IUF] ActNOW! 2019-03-20

Honduras Asesinan al periodista Leonardo Gabriel Hernández [IFJ] 2019-03-20

Turkey / Global Cargill unions around the world call for an end to rights abuses at Cargill Turkey [IUF] 2019-03-19

Palestine IFJ calls on Hamas government to stop harassing journalists in Gaza strip [IFJ] 2019-03-19

Algeria Unions refuse formation of new government and insist on Bouteflika’s departure [The Monitor] 2019-03-19

France Franceses apoyan huelga general convocada por sindicatos [Prensa Latina] 2019-03-19

Myanmar Global solidarity with jailed IUF hotel union members [IUF] 2019-03-18

USA Workers' declining wages due to decline of unions, not robots - Paul Krugman [NY Times] 2019-03-18

Georgia Успешная забастовка на мукомольном заводе «Кармен» в Гори [IUF] 2019-03-18

USA Bernie Sanders' staff unionizes in presidential campaign first [CNN] 2019-03-17

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Today's news: 21.03.2019

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Australia / Victoria Laundry workers take first big step [United Voice] 2019-03-20 10 more labour news stories from Australia today

Brazil International solidarity after Suzano school shooting [Education International] 2019-03-20

Canada / British Columbia Who’s Caring for BC’s Home Care Workers? [The Tyee] 2019-03-20 28 more labour news stories from Canada today

China Wu Guijun’s Wife Taken away by Police for Two Hours, Questioned about Open Letter Posted on Her Wechat Feed [HKCTU] 2019-03-20 1 more labour news stories from China today

Europe EU copyright reform: why educators and citizens should worry [Education International] 2019-03-20

Ghana Why teachers are saying no to Ark schools [Education International] 2019-03-20

Global / New Zealand IndustriALL in solidarity with New Zealand victims [IndustriALL] 2019-03-20 1 more labour news stories from Global today

Hungary 1,700 workers strike at Hankook Tire in Hungary [IndustriALL] 2019-03-20

Ireland INMO slams Limmerick Hospital bed closures [Irish Nurses and Midwives Organization] 2019-03-21 3 more labour news stories from Ireland today

Kazakhstan President Resigns - Now Is a Chance to Guarantee the Citizens Their Rights [Svenssonstiftelsen] 2019-03-20

Korea (North) Workers subjected to dismal conditions at Tanchon Power Station construction site [DailyNK] 2019-03-20

Korea (South) Bus drivers threaten to stage nationwide strike in May [K. Times] 2019-03-20

New Caledonia First concessions as New Caledonia strike enters third day [Radio New Zealand International] 2019-03-21

New Zealand A message for the Muslim community and Christchurch [Medical Council of New Zealand/ASMS-Toi Mata Hauora] 2019-03-21 4 more labour news stories from New Zealand today

Philippines Philippines’ radio station harassed by local officials [IFJ] 2019-03-20

South Africa South Africa: Workers striking against precarious work at Arcelor Mittal [IndustriALL] 2019-03-20

Sri Lanka Union busting tactics, media workers fired for forming house union [IFJ] 2019-03-20

Sweden Schysst stall (Fair stable) - working against sexual harassment in the horse sector in Sweden [IUF] 2019-03-20

UK Inflation hops up with rising beer and food prices RPI = 2.4 per cent [Independent] 2019-03-20 8 more labour news stories from UK today

USA / New Mexico Univ NM moves to dismiss union formation [KOB4] 2019-03-20 7 more labour news stories from USA today