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Strikes at Low-Wage Plants Signal Revival of Labor Demands in Mexico 2019-02-13 [WSJ]

Miners union leader unites labor movement under new umbrella organization 2019-02-14 [Mexico News Daily]

USW's Garza among delegation to offer solidarity to striking Mexican workers 2019-02-13 [USW]

New trade union confederation underway 2019-02-15 [Svensson foundation]

Union declares victory in strike at 48 border plants 2019-02-12 [Herald-Whig]

Following new president’s lead, Mexican workers strike, and win higher wages 2019-02-11 [San Antonio Express-News]

Mexican union declares victory in strike at 48 border plants 2019-02-11 [AP]

US Unions Bring Solidarity to Striking Mexican Workers 2019-02-11 [AFL-CIO]

45 more Tamaulipas factories threaten to go on strike, this time in Reynosa 2019-02-10 [The News Daily]

With López Obrador In, Workers Have the Confidence to Walk Out 2019-02-09 [The Bulletin]

With Lopez Obrador in, thousands of workers walk out 2019-02-08 [People's World]

Pemex workers file new evidence against longtime union leader Romero 2019-02-08 [The New Daily]

Strikes and Illegal Work Stoppages Hit the Maquiladoras Industry in Matamoros, Tamaulipas 2019-02-08 [JD Supra]

The Rebirth of Mexico’s Electrical Workers 2019-02-08 [NACLA]

Matamoros strike nears victory, 44 of 48 plants settle 2019-02-07 [The Messenger]

Workers In The Mexican City Of Matamoros Strike For Higher Pay – And Win 2019-02-07 [The Standard]

More workers go on strike in Tamaulipas; experts warn of more job action 2019-02-07 [The Daily News]

Border strike nears victory, 44 of 48 plants settle 2019-02-06 [AP]

After union negotiates 20% salary increase, job action proves contagious 2019-02-02 [Mexico News Daily]

Mexican president unleashes labor unrest at border plants 2019-02-02 [AP]

Two decades of labour flexibilisation in Mexico has left workers facing “drastic” precarity 2019-01-30 [Equal Times]

'Long overdue': Unifor standing behind 25,000 Mexican auto workers who've walked off the job 2019-02-01 [The Financial Post]

Border strikers win agreements at 27 of 45 plants 2019-01-30 [Canada.com]

Two decades of labour flexibilisation in Mexico has left workers facing “drastic” precarity 2019-01-30 [Equal Times]

Unpaid teachers block railway lines, food shortages feared 2019-01-29 [The Straits Times]

14 employers agree to union demands in Tamaulipas 2019-01-29 [The News Daily]

Union reaches pay deal with 18 of 48 border plants 2019-01-29 [The Financial Post]

More than 25,000 workers strike at Mexican border factories 2019-01-27 [The Post]

More than 25,000 workers strike at Mexican border factories 2019-01-27 [Canada.com]

30,000 Factory Workers in Matamoros, Mexico Demand Fair Wages and Democratic Unions 2019-01-27 [USW]

30,000 workers go on strike for wage hike, closing 41 factories in Tamaulipas 2019-01-26 [Mexico News Daily]

30,000 Factory Workers in Matamoros, Mexico Demand Fair Wages and Democratic Unions 2019-01-23 [USW]

Mexican Strikers Taking Aim at Automotive Supplier Plants 2019-01-23 [The Detroit Bureau]

More than 25,000 workers strike at Mexican border factories 2019-01-26 [AP]

INTERVIEW: Luisa María Alcalde 2019-01-03 [IndustriALL]

Mexico's president to raise pay, boost economy along border so residents will have no reason to cross into U.S. 2019-01-05 [Dallas Morning News]

Alcalde Luján: Lower income workers must be helped 2019-01-07 [Rio Grande Guardian]

A New Day for Mexican Workers 2019-01-09 [The American Prospect]

WARMINGTON: GM relying on 'slave labour' in Mexico 2019-01-09 [Toronto Sun]

'Adapt to new era': Mexico lawmaker seeks tougher rules for miners 2019-01-15 [Reuters]

Mexico's Union Head Turned Senator Thinks Mining Firms Should Pay More Tax 2019-01-15 [Bloomberg]

Mexico's 2019 budget proposal has no funds for labor reform 2019-01-15 [Inside US Trade]

Mexican Senate labor proponent says reforms could be passed soon 2019-01-15 [Inside US Trade]

A New Day for Mexican Workers 2019-01-09 [The American Prospect]

INTERVIEW: Luisa María Alcalde 2019-01-03 [IndustriALL]

Government workers in four states protest unpaid salaries, bonuses 2018-12-22 [Mexico News Daily]

Pascrell, Levin Call for Fair Mexican Labor Elections 2018-11-28 [Congressman Bill Pascrell]

Click to copyhttps://apnews.com/1c1869c6be994907815588d66f5484c0 RELATED TOPICS Caribbean Supreme courts Latin America Courts Mexico Mexico’s supreme court orders domestic workers formalized 2018-12-05 [AP]

Our trading relationship with Mexico is broken. The new NAFTA won't fix it. 2018-12-07 [Detroit Free Press]

Mexican President Seeks to Revoke Education System Overhaul 2018-12-12 [WSJ]

This month in labour history

22-02-1921 The CGT is founded by left-wing workers dismayed by the 'yellow' leadership of Mexico's biggest union, CROM. [more]