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France: [Vidéo] Jean-Claude Mailly interviewé sur la loi Travail [FO] 2016-05-23
France: VIDÉO - Loi travail: 400.000 manifestants en France selon la CGT [Figaro] 2016-05-19
France: « La loi travail, c’est oui/non, il n’y a pas de débat » [Public Sénat] 2016-05-18
Colombia: Bogotá se moviliza contra Peñalosa [Conap] 2016-05-13
France: Les réformes de la loi travail généralisent la précarité (vidéos) [CGT] 2016-05-10
USA: 3 weeks of Verizon protests on Montague Street with no end in sight [Bklyn Daily Eagle] 2016-05-06
USA: SF Solidarity Protest For Striking CWA-IBEW Verizon Workers On May 5, 2016 [LVP] 2016-05-06
USA: Connecticut schools participate in ‘walk-in’ day [WTNH Channel 8 News] 2016-05-04
USA: Danny Glover Speaks At ILUW Local 10 in San Francisco On May 1, 2016 [KPFA Pacifica WorkWeek] 2016-05-02
USA: Privatization Fights In The US And Labor [Labor Video Project] 2016-05-01
France: Fougères : un 1er mai entre hommage, colère et musique [vidéo] [Ouest France] 2016-05-01
France: 1er-Mai : 2000 manifestants à Marseille et plusieurs interpellations [Provence] 2016-05-01
France: VIDÉO. Le 1er mai dans le rétro : à Nantes, longtemps ville ouvrière, plus qu'un symbole [FR3] 2016-05-01
France: EN DIRECT - Paris: Nouveaux incidents en cours Place de la Nation malgré l'ordre de dispersion - Entre 16.000 et 70.000 manifestants [morandini] 2016-05-01
Russia: В Карелии закончилась забастовка маршрутчиков. Итоги [ГТРК] 2016-04-30
USA: San Francisco AFT 2121 Strikes CCSF: STOP Wage Cuts, Downsizing and Privatization! [LVP] 2016-04-29
Spain: CCOOntigo TV. Acuerdo de desvinculación voluntaria en El Corte Inglés [Servicios CCOO] 2016-04-29
USA: Striking Verizon Union Workers Show Solidarity During Rally in Cheektowaga [TWC] 2016-04-29
Belgium: Jour de grève pour les fonctionnaires fédéraux, les prisons fortement touchées [RTBF] 2016-04-26
USA: Fast food workers in New Orleans strike for $15 an hour [Times-Picayune] 2016-04-16
France: Laboratoire de la mer. Grève : jour 3 [Télégramme] 2016-04-15
USA: Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner Is A TERRORIST! CTU Pres Karen Lewis Speaks On 4/1/16 Strike Rally [LVP] 2016-04-13
France: Salariés des Très Petites Entreprises Découvrez le clip de campagne en vue des élections [CGT] 2016-04-11
France: Toulon 9 Avril Manifestation contre la Loi Travail le reportage vidéo [t83] 2016-04-10
France: [Vidéo] Assurance-chômage : le cumul entre allocation et salaire au cœur des débats [CFDT] 2016-04-08
Canada: Video: Rail Fatigue [Teamsters] 2016-04-05
Canada: VIDÉO : La fatigue ferroviaire [Teamsters] 2016-04-05
Canada: PEI Budget 2016 : Public Services Matter! [CUPE] 2016-04-05
USA: Vulture Capitalist Randall Smith's Hedgefund Alden Global Capital/Digital First Media Shuts 142 Year Old Oakland Tribune [LVP] 2016-04-05
USA: The War On Grand Rapids ATU 836 Pensions and Union Rights With Local 836 Pres RiChard Jackson [LVP] 2016-04-05
USA: FED UP! Chicago Teachers & Labor Rises Up April 1 To Defend Public Ed, Services and For Living Wages [LVP] 2016-04-03
France: Loi Travail: les manifestants de 'Nuit Debout' évacués place de la République [bfmtv] 2016-04-02
USA: Rail Safety & One Man Crews With IBT BLET Div 292 Local Chairman Chair Lonnie Swigert [LVP] 2016-04-01
Spain: Convenio Ahorro: Las movilizaciones SÍ sirven [CCOO Servicios] 2016-03-31
USA: Mary Kay Henry - Members Leaders Say Set Aside The Rigged Election Results In SEIU 1021! [LVP] 2016-03-28
USA: Laid Off Chicago Bakery Workers, Union Leaders Prepare To Escalate Nabisco Boycott Campaign [Progress IL] 2016-03-24
Russia: В совхозе «Полярная звезда» забастовка. Зарплаты нет, и всех коров могут забить [b-port] 2016-03-19
Russia: Забастовка доярок в Междуречье [ТВ-21] 2016-03-18
USA: UAL CWA-AFA and IBT In Joint Picket At SFO- Part Of National Action For A Contract [LVP] 2016-03-18
USA: Whistleblower Protection Program & Fired WPP OSHA Investigator Darrell Whitman With GAP Louis Clark [LVP] 2016-03-17
USA: Rigged Election In SEIU 1021 Run By Global Election Services? Members Demand New Election [Labor Video Project] 2016-03-15
Ghana: Entretien avec Augustina Arhin du OCI [IBB] 2016-03-15
USA: AFT Pres Weingarten At CFT 2016 San Francisco Convention-She Says That They Have Bought 40,000 Shares Of Pearson Inc. To Make Them Do The Right Thing [Labor Video Project] 2016-03-14
Nigeria: Journée de la femme - Interview avec Esther Asabe Ahmadu Coordinatrice Nationale CCESSA [IBB] 2016-03-14
South Africa: Entretien avec Precious Fikile Mabilisa - CEPPWAWU - Renforcer le leadership des femmes [IBB] 2016-03-14
Zimbabwe: Entretien avec Thombizodwa Tavagwisa membre du ZCATWU - Les travailleuses appellent à la promotion des femmes aux postes de responsabilité [IBB] 2016-03-14
USA: UESF Teachers Commemorate 2016 Women's Day With Protest At SFUSD Board Meeting [LVP] 2016-03-09
Ukraine: Journée internationale de la femme - Ukraine: Entretien avec Lesya Gusak présidente du syndicat CRH de Nikolaev, membre du Comité européen IBB des femmes [IBB] 2016-03-08
France: 8 mars : journée de la femme et de l’égalité [FO] 2016-03-08
France: [Vidéo] Les dangers de la réforme du code du travail [FO] 2016-03-05