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Lula calls for democracy, from his prison cell 2018-08-21 [UNI Global Union]

IndustriALL creates a ‘macro sector’ for manufacturing industries 2018-08-21 [IndustriALL]

Lula launches presidential campaign with defiant message “I will not give up” 2018-08-20 [UNI Global Union]

International labour movement renews demands for Lula to be freed 2018-08-20 [uniglobalunion.org]

Free Lula NOW, says SAFTU 2018-08-15 [SAFTU]

Numsa adds voice to ‘Free Lula’ campaign for jailed former Brazilian leader 2018-08-14 [ANA/The Citizen]

Sharan Burrow and CUT President Vagner Freitas Visit Imprisoned ex-President Lula 2018-08-13 [ITUC]

Unions protest against reforms, demand Lula's release 2018-08-11 [Xinhua]

Brazilian indigenous women’s leader, Leonice Tupari: “We not only want to be represented, we want to be heard” 2018-07-31 [Equal Times]

Promoting gender equality in trade unions – Interview with Lucimara de Oliveira 2018-07-30 [BWI]

Brazil's trade union centres seek to further the country's development 2018-07-26 [IndustriALL]

Volkswagen to furlough 1,000 workers in Brazil as sales slow - union 2018-07-20 [Euronews]

Trade union’s resistance to attacks on education 2018-07-16 [Education International]

PSI holds two seminars on tax and trade in São Paulo 2018-07-13 [PSI]

A global call to action: Free Lula! 2018-07-10 [UNI]

Trade unionists and migrant workers discuss new migration law on World Refugee Day 2018-07-10 [BWI]

Congress set to vote on making the world's leading pesticide user more toxic still 2018-07-03 [IUF]

Labour court hands Petrobras workers victory in $4.5 billion wage spat 2018-06-22 [Euronews]

The Truckers’ Strike: How WhatsApp Is Changing the Rules of the Game 2018-06-16 [Truth Out]

Bus Drivers in Rio de Janeiro Start Strike Shutdown Today 2018-06-12 [The Times]

Power workers start 3-day stoppage 2018-06-12 [BNA]

Electricity workers call for 72-hour strike 0 2018-06-11 [Infosurhoy]

President Temer Must Defend Labor Reforms Before ILO 2018-06-08 [teleSUR]

PSI about new Brazilian labour legislations: Can have catastrophic and far-reaching consequences 2018-06-07 [PSI]

Country begins to calm down as protests fade 2018-06-01 [Seeking Alpha]

Braskem's Brazilian plants operate at 50% capacity on trucker strike 2018-06-01 [ICIS]

A trucker strike has brought Latin America's biggest economy to its knees - and some now want the military to take over 2018-06-01 [Business Insider]

Brazil oil worker strike gains steam in another blow to government 2018-05-31 [Reuters]

Oil workers strike amid fuel crisis 2018-05-31 [Kallanish Energy]

Oil workers walk out as truckers' strike eases 2018-05-31 [Al Jazeera]

Debilitated Brazilian government challenged with an oil-workers 72-hour strike 2018-05-31 [MercoPress]

Country faces calls for return to military dictatorship amid truckers' strike 2018-05-30 [The Guardian]

Protesters aim to 'overthrow the Temer government' 2018-05-30 [Al Jazeera]

Oil workers begin strike in new blow to government 2018-05-30 [Reuters]

Union to truckers: end strike or risk losing gains 2018-05-30 [The National Post]

Blockades, protests trigger widespread shortages of food and fuel 2018-05-30 [CBC]

Fuel protests continue despite price cut 2018-05-30 [BBC]

Petrobras workers to start 3-day stoppage 2018-05-29 [BNA]

Truckers’ Strike Paralyzes Brazil as President Courts Investors 2018-05-29 [The Times]

Country Takes Stock of a Week-Long Strike and It's Not Pretty 2018-05-29 [Bloomberg]

PETROBRAS: Workers Go On Strike And Ask Parente To Leave The Company 2018-05-29 [Insider]

Trucker Strike Eases As Oil Union Threatens Walkout 2018-05-28 [Bloomberg]

Drivers to clear roads over army threat 2018-05-27 [BBC]

Gov't Arrives at Deal With Striking Truck Drivers 2018-05-27 [TeleSUR]

Truckers Strike for Fourth Day 2018-05-25 [Bloomberg]

Lula’s legacy of working-class gains at risk in Brazil’s election 2018-05-23 [FT]

Cargo hit by customs delays as Brazil officials stage new walk-out 2018-05-16 [The Loadstar]

They’ve killed Marielle Franco – for doing good 2018-05-09 [New Internationalist]

How Lula's imprisonment is uniting workers 2018-05-09 [New Internationalist]

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18-08-2011 The 'Daisy' movement demanding better rights and conditions for rural women workers wins significant concessions from President Dilma Rousseff. [more]