Today in labour history

Today in Labour History

1914 United States of America As many as 25 miners and family members, including women and children, are massacred by company guards during a strike in Ludlow, Colorado.[more]

1914 USA Ludlow Massacre: Dozens of coal miners die as thousands in southeast Colorado strike.[more]

1914 USA Ludow Massacre: Miners in southern Colorado strike for better working conditions, higher wages, and a union in months-long labor struggle. John D. Rockefeller calls in Naitonal Guard. Day-long battle left several dead, including women and children.[more]

1914 USA Ludow Massacre in southern Colorado, one of the deadliest attacks against striking workers in U. S. history. Tent colony of displaced strikers and their families beaten and fired upon by Natl Guard and private agency. Two dozen men, women, children killed.[more]

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Saturday 20 April 2019, 12:55:22

Today's news

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Greece Gran preocupación de la CSI y la CES por la violencia contra una central sindical griega [CSI] 2019-04-18

Greece / Global Vives inquiétudes de la CSI et de la CES face aux violences dirigées contre une centrale syndicale grecque [CSI] 2019-04-18

UK Sex Work Is Work—And Its Laborers Are Officially Unionizing [Broadly] 2019-04-18

Global ¡Actúen en solidaridad con los conductores y las conductoras de Uber de todo el mundo! [ITF] 2019-04-17

Global Solidarité avec les chauffeurs Uber du monde entier ! [ITF] 2019-04-17

Global Ajam solidariamente com os motoristas do Uber no mundo todo! [ITF] 2019-04-17

Bangladesh The Accord must continue in Bangladesh until the government is truly able to ensure worker safety [UNI] 2019-04-17

Greece / Global International unions deeply concerned at violence by Stalinists against Greek trade union [ETUC] 2019-04-16

Global / Philippines France Castro is awarded the Arthur Svensson Prize [Svensson foundation] 2019-04-15

USA Bernie Sanders Calls for Ban on Anti-Union Laws [Courthouse News Service] 2019-04-12


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Today's news: 20.04.2019

4 more labour news stories from today

Australia ‘We can stop the spread of disinformation!’ [MEAA] 2019-04-19 2 more labour news stories from Australia today

Barbados ‘More Customs officers’ as PM upgrades acting posts [Today] 2019-04-19 1 more labour news stories from Barbados today

Canada / Ontario TLDSB director says no discipline for students, teachers after walkout [The Times] 2019-04-19 16 more labour news stories from Canada today

Cyprus Union says journalists have received threats over Gesy [The Mail] 2019-04-19

Ghana PSWU asks government to clear rumours of privatizing Ghana Airport Company [Business Ghana] 2019-04-19

Guyana UG finances to be audited at unions' request [The Stabroek News] 2019-04-19

India / Maharashtra Metro workers on strike for pay asked to resign [Pune Mirror] 2019-04-20 3 more labour news stories from India today

Ireland PNA ambulance workers to escalate industrial action [Newstalk] 2019-04-19

Japan TEPCO to employ foreign workers at Fukushima plant under new visa system [The Times] 2019-04-19

Korea (South) http://www.businesskorea.co.kr/news/articleView.html?idxno=31059 [Business Korea] 2019-04-19

Nigeria Kwara workers protest non-remittance of salary deductions [Punch] 2019-04-19 1 more labour news stories from Nigeria today

Pakistan PR workers refuse to do extra duty [Dawn] 2019-04-19

Palestine Photo Essay: Gaza Agricultural Worker Etaf [Solidarity Center] 2019-04-19

Romania Workers at Electrolux factory in Romania reject management’s second proposal to end strike [Insider] 2019-04-19

Saint Lucia Secure St. Lucia to reinstate compensation payments to workers [The News] 2019-04-19

Samoa Union upset by employers failing to pay worker's superannuation [Radio New Zealand] 2019-04-19

South Africa Satawu urges road users to prioritise safety this Easter weekend [The Citizen] 2019-04-19

Spain Ruling PSOE says it will outlaw prostitution if it wins this month’s general election [Euro Weekly] 2019-04-19

UK / England Crossrail failures must not be repeated on other major infrastructure projects, says Unite [Unite the union] 2019-04-20 7 more labour news stories from UK today

USA / USA / California WorkWeek On Former OSHA Med Director Dr. Larry Rose On DIR Christine Baker Corruption Scandal & The State Of Workers Comp and Health/ Safety In California For more info [WWR] 2019-04-20 16 more labour news stories from USA today