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1937 United States of America UAW organisers are attacked and beaten by Ford security men in Dearborn, Michigan, in an incident which greatly increases support for the union.[more]

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Sunday 26 May 2019, 01:11:26

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Global Beyond meat? What's inside - and behind - the lab-grown protein rush [IUF] 2019-05-25

Global / Italy Global solidarity for port strikes in Italy [ITF] 2019-05-25

USA / Philippines American Call Center Workers Rally for Their Filipino Counterparts [Am Prospect] 2019-05-24

USA Bernie Sanders campaign rallies support at McDonald's strikes across US [Guardian] 2019-05-24

UK Bring British Steel into public ownership to avoid an industrial catastrophe, demands Unite [Unite the union] 2019-05-22

Iran IFJ urges release of two journalists arrested around Labour Day [IFJ] 2019-05-22

Global Unions are flying the flag for equality, diversity and dignity at work [ITUC] 2019-05-21

Global Los sindicatos ondean la bandera de la igualdad, la diversidad y la dignidad en el trabajo [CSI] 2019-05-21

Global Les syndicats brandissent l’étendard pour l’égalité, la diversité et la dignité au travail [CSI] 2019-05-21

Russia Давление, ограничение свободы, запугивание и издевательства: «Нестле» пытается уволить 300 сотрудников отдела продаж [IUF] 2019-05-20

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Asia / Pacific Region calls for international action on copyright [EI] 2019-05-25

Australia 'We'll be the resistance': Unions defend the'r campaign, vow to take on Morrison [Sydney Morning Herald] 2019-05-25

Bangladesh Pay wage, fest allowance by Ramadan 20: labour leaders [The New Age] 2019-05-25

Canada / Ontario 'Last night, I went to bed a slave': Charges laid in human trafficking probe in Barrie [CBC] 2019-05-25 21 more labour news stories from Canada today

Chad A quarterly trade union newsletter resulting from successful development cooperation [EI] 2019-05-25

Chile BHP unions join forces to face challenges [IndustriALL] 2019-05-25 1 more labour news stories from Chile today

Ethiopia MoLSA to push for livable wages in ind. parks [The Reporter] 2019-05-25

Global New US charges against Assange could criminalise the work of investigative journalists [NUJ] 2019-05-25 2 more labour news stories from Global today

Indonesia Vicious escalation in anti-union aggression at Indonesian global seafood supplier BMI [IUF] 2019-05-25

Ireland Six months' paid leave for new fathers 'not realistic for most small businesses' [Irish Independent] 2019-05-25 2 more labour news stories from Ireland today

Italy Unions mobilise to defend academic freedom [EI] 2019-05-25

Jordan Union signs major agreement for decent jobs with APM terminals [ITF] 2019-05-25 1 more labour news stories from Jordan today

Kenya Blow to Kirinyaga health workers as Labour Court suspends strike [Capital News] 2019-05-25 1 more labour news stories from Kenya today

Latin America Latin America defines the next steps in the fight against privatization [EI] 2019-05-25

Namibia 2% drought 'levy' irks unions [The Namibian] 2019-05-25

Netherlands NS warns travellers about Tuesday’s public transport strike [The News] 2019-05-25

New Zealand Union win! New Zealand railway workers gain big concessions [ITF] 2019-05-25 4 more labour news stories from New Zealand today

Nigeria Aviation unions suspend strike for 7 days, reopen NCAA offices [Legit] 2019-05-25

South Africa / Western Cape Manhunt after officer killed in Stellenbosch [Cape Times] 2019-05-25 2 more labour news stories from South Africa today

UK / Ireland / Northern Ireland No Stone Unturned judicial review starts Tuesday in Belfast [NUJ] 2019-05-25 5 more labour news stories from UK today

USA / California UFCW says first contract offer from big three grocers ‘unacceptable’ [Press-Enterprise] 2019-05-26 8 more labour news stories from USA today

Zimbabwe ZCTU demands urgent meeting with govt, business, threatens demos [New Zimbabwe] 2019-05-25 1 more labour news stories from Zimbabwe today