Workers Can Finally Choose Unions. Old Unions Are Pushing Back

Today's labour news

For Mexico’s Striking University Workers, A War of Attrition Over Public Education 2019-07-11 [NACLA]

Mexico’s New Labor Law Has Potential; Must Be Enforced For more info 2019-06-27 [Solidarity Center]

Workers Can Finally Choose Unions. Old Unions Are Pushing Back 2019-06-23 [The Times]

Mexico’s Workers Can Finally Choose Unions. Old Unions Are Pushing Back. 2019-06-22 [NY Times]

Member of Tulum taxi union killed in Playa del Carmen 2019-06-13 [RM News]

Rising expectations and hopeful signs of change 2019-06-04 [UNI Global Union]

Domestic Workers in Mexico Win Landmark Rights Law 2019-05-16 [Solidarity Center]

Labour reform: Mexico’s independent unions highlight progress 2019-05-16 [IndustriALL]

Marcela Turati: 'It is cheap to kill a journalist in Mexico' 2019-05-16 [IFJ]

Labor official declares that a majority of Mexico’s union contracts are probably fake 2019-05-16 [The Times]

Oil workers union leader murdered 2019-05-16 [El Universal]

Official says pro-company unions will melt away 2019-05-15 [CITY]

Labor Day celebrated with labor reforms that give workers more say 2019-05-03 [The News Daily]

Mexico's labour reforms set to bring greater union democracy 2019-05-02 [IndustriALL]

Workers in Mexico just won the right to organize real labor unions. Trump helped 2019-05-02 [Vox]

Mexican Senate passes labor overhaul to ensure union freedom 2019-04-30 [AP]

Senate passes labour overhaul needed to get new NAFTA approved 2019-04-30 [Automotive News]

Solidarity with the Striking Mexican University Workers of SITUAM 2019-04-28 [CUPW]

Labor Reform Omits Outsourcing, Provokes More Uncertainty 2019-04-27 [Nearshore Americas]

That’s $15 an Hour? Nah, Per Day. And the U.S. Congress Is Fed Up 2019-04-26 [Bloomberg]

Mexico plans special minimum wage for domestic workers in drive to curb abuse 2019-04-26 [Reuters]

Labour Protest in Mexico 2019: The SITUAM Strike 2019-04-26 [The Real News Network]

Labour Protest in Mexico 2019: The SITUAM Strike 2019-04-25 [The Bullet / Richard Roman and Edur Velasco Arregui]

U.S. organized labor opposes USMCA in current form: official 2019-04-24 [Japan Times]

Government poised to pass labor reforms 2019-04-23 [The Examiner]

Most relevant changes in the labor law reform 2019-04-13 [The Times]

Lower house approves labor reform package crucial to new trade accord 2019-04-13 [The News Daily]

Labour reform passes Mexican congress, making USMCA closer to reality 2019-04-13 [Automotive News]

Legislators Debate Labor Reform that Paves the way for T-MEC 2019-04-12 [Prensa Latina]

Goverment on track to pass labor reform required in USMCA 2019-04-10 [Politico]

Flight attendants threaten strike at Aeroméxico 2019-04-07 [The News Daily]

Is Mexico on the Brink of a Labor Revolution? 2019-04-05 [TNR]

Teachers plan to renew Mexico City blockade Friday 2019-04-05 [The News Daily]

Labor Reawakens 2019-04-05 [Dissent]

Is Mexico on the Brink of a Labor Revolution? 2019-04-05 [The New Republic]

Abuse of women garment workers focus of Remake expose 2019-04-02 [Fashion United UK]

LafargeHolcim fires workers for organizing union in Mexico 2019-04-02 [IndustriALL]

Workers Spark a 20/32 Movement 2019-03-31 [IR Insider]

Domestic workers call for minimum wage between 102 and 550 pesos 2019-03-29 [Mexico News Daily]

Thousands of workers at US factories in Mexico are striking for higher wages 2019-03-28 [Vox]

Wages push leads to wave of strikes 2019-03-28 [The Financial Times]

Mexican journalist who denounced drug cartels and human trafficking is murdered 2019-03-25 [EL Universal]

Tamaulipas strike losses now estimated at US $500 million 2019-03-23 [The News Daily]

3 Tamaulipas steel mills close, lay off 400 after negotiations fail 2019-03-16 [Mexico News Daily]

Labor Lawyer Takes On Mexico’s Exporters, Wins Higher Wages 2019-03-14 [WSJ]

Coca-Cola workers along US border on strike over wages 2019-03-06 [CGTN]

Strike Wave Wins Raises for Mexican Factory Workers 2019-03-03 [Truthout]

A Labor Spring for Mexico’s Maquilas? 2019-03-01 [NACLA]

Mexican president urges reason in wage demands 2019-02-28 [AP]

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