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Nine year struggle to form union 'worth it' [Solidarity Center] 2017-09-06

Major gridlock in Santiago as bus drivers stage strike [Dominican Today] 2014-09-30

Unionized t-shirt factory sets the highest bar for workers’ rights [The Post] 2014-01-11

A rollback of workers’ rights means turmoil, unions warn [The Dominican Today] 2013-10-25

3-day strike begins at public hospitals [The Sun] 2013-10-01

Hundreds of workers march to the Palace, demand wage hike [The Dominican Today] 2013-06-27

Unions to fight for 30% increase to minimum wage [The Sentinel] 2013-04-30

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Workers in the Dominican Republic Free Trade Zones achieve historic increase in minimum wage 2017-09-12 [IndustriALL]

Nine year struggle to form union 'worth it' 2017-09-06 [Solidarity Center]

Willbes & Co reinstates 15 dismissed workers in the Dominican Republic 2017-08-24 [IndustriALL]

Free Zone Workers Call for Wage Increase 2017-04-09 [Prensa Latina]

Teleperformance blocked from firing Dominican union leader 2017-03-29 [UNI Global Union]

Medical Association and government return to talks 2016-09-01 [Today]

Hundreds of Dominican Food Workers Win Union For more info 2016-06-06 [Solidarity Center]

The Haitian sugar workers denied Dominican Republic pensions 2015-12-25 [Equal Times]

Dominican Republic: the Haitian sugar workers denied their pensions 2015-12-16 [Equal Times]

TUC condemns Dominican Republic's contionued failure to protect human rights 2015-12-12 [TUC]

Workers earn less than US$333 as informal jobs beckon 2015-12-11 [Dominican Today]

Dominican Republic: Domestic workers demanding their rights as workers on the Human Rights Day 2015-12-10 [Elena Perez]

Fairtrade praises DR progress on Haitian workers 2015-12-08 [America Fruit]

DR businesses waylay 200 labor unions 2015-09-23 [Dominican Today]

Washington Building Bridges Radio: Overtime Proposal a Win; Haitian Rights in Dominican Republic For more info 2015-08-26 [WBAI Radio]

Organizing Key to Assisting Migrant Workers For more info 2015-08-04 [Solidarity Center]

Workers of Haitian Descent: A Legacy of Discrimination 2015-06-25 [Solidarity Center]

Better Lives Sought for Larimar Miners 2015-04-18 [VoA]

Union leader decries ‘secret talks’ to waylay workers’ benefits 2015-04-09 [Today]

Better lives sought for larimar miners 2015-04-07 [The Herald-Sun]

Government must protect Dominican workers in Haiti: Union leader 2015-03-10 [Today]

Thousands of workers at risk of expulsion in the Dominican Republic 2015-02-14 [ITUC]

ITF urges action over Dominican Republic arrest and workers’ persecution 2015-02-12 [ITF]

Unions threaten ‘war’ on months of failed talks 2015-02-10 [Today]

ITF official arrested for investigating air traffic control problems in the Dominican Republic, is freed 2015-02-10 [ITF Global Union]

ITF sounds alarm over Dominican Republic ATC crisis risk For more info 2015-02-06 [ITF]

Workers need US$450-month salary to live with dignity: Union leader 2015-01-07 [Dominican Today]

Dominican Republic: November 25 Day of Non-violence Against Women 2014-11-04 [ATH]

Stateless but Imperative: Haitian Workers in the Dominican Economy 2014-11-04 [The Political Review]

Apparel company succeeding on anti-sweatshop model 2014-10-12 [MSNBC]

Major gridlock in Santiago as bus drivers stage strike 2014-09-30 [Dominican Today]

Tech apparel garment workers to speak 2014-09-09 [The Times]

The decision of the Dominican Republic Constitutional Court goes against human right principles! 2014-01-14 [PSI]

Unionized t-shirt factory sets the highest bar for workers’ rights 2014-01-11 [The Post]

TIWU: Trade unions must pressure the Dominican Republic Government For more info 2013-12-05 [NWU]

Why have Dominican-born workers been made stateless in the only country they know? 2013-11-08 [Equal Times]

A rollback of workers’ rights means turmoil, unions warn 2013-10-25 [The Dominican Today]

Labor Dept. finds bitterness in sugar workers' lives 2013-10-04 [Marshfield News Herald]

3-day strike begins at public hospitals 2013-10-01 [The Sun]

Hundreds of workers march to the Palace, demand wage hike 2013-06-27 [The Dominican Today]

Social Dialogue and Workers rights in Dominican Republic For more info 2013-06-17 [ILO-Bureau for Workers'Activities]

Government sets crackdown on prostitution 2013-05-16 [The Times-Union]

Unions to fight for 30% increase to minimum wage 2013-04-30 [The Sentinel]

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