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Canada: The Real Canadian Superstrike of 2013 [UFCW] 2015-07-29
USA: Stop Retaliation and Hanging Noose Incidents- Defend Recology IBT 350 Member Daryl Washington [LVP] 2015-07-29
USA: CWA AFA UAL SFO Picket, AFT Pres Weingarten & Clinton Endorsement With Candi Peters WTU Gen VP & Recology & Hanging Nooses [WW Radio] 2015-07-23
USA: NUHW SF Healthcare Workers Strike Providence Group Inc. Over Attacks On Healthcare [LVPSF] 2015-07-23
USA: Contract Now! CWA AFA UAL SFO Flight Attendants, Teamsters and Other Workers Demand Contract [LVPSF] 2015-07-17
Spain: Hace dos meses que mi empresa no me paga el salario. ¿Qué puedo hacer? [CCOO Servicios] 2015-07-16
USA: The Lessons of ILWU Local 10's May Day 2015 Action Against Racist Killings [LVPSF] 2015-07-15
France: [Vidéo] Vivarte : après la révolte, la marche de l'espoir [CFDT] 2015-07-10
France: [Vidéo] Saisonniers : Top départ pour la campagne 2015 ! [CFDT] 2015-07-09
USA: The Decline Of The UAW, Business Unionism, TPP And International Solidarity [Labor Video Project] 2015-07-09
USA: Public Education, Philadelphia Charter Schools, Privatization, Teachers & Students [LVPSF] 2015-07-07
Spain: Asesoría de formación en tu empresa [CCOOntigo TV] 2015-07-06
Canada: Unions fight back against union disclosure law [CBC] 2015-07-05
USA: The Hanging Noose And Fighting Racist Terrorism On The Job At SF Recology By IBT 350 Teamster [Labor Video Project] 2015-07-04
USA: 'SF Madness' Warriors' And SF Mayor Ed Lee Want Warriors' Stadium Right Next To UCSF Mission Bay Children's Hospital [LVPSF] 2015-06-30
USA: Philadelphia Inquirer And Philadelphia Daily News CWA Newspaper Guild Workers Rally For A Fair Contract [LVPSF] 2015-06-26
Colombia: Las cifras de Minsalud no cuadran [Semanario Voz] 2015-06-26
Global: Кампания за права горничных 'На работе должно быть безопасно!' [IUF] 2015-06-24
Global: 'На роботі має бути безпечно!' - Глобальна кампанія за права покоївок [IUF] 2015-06-24
France: VIDÉO - Rachat de Bouygues Télécom par SFR : La CFDT craint 'une catastrophe sociale' [RTL] 2015-06-22
USA: CWA 2015 Convention Debates Black Lives Matter After CWA Nevada Police Oppose 'Black Lives Matter' [LVPSF] 2015-06-21
France: Nantes VIDEO : les agents de la Ville manifestent devant la mairie [presseOcéane] 2015-06-19
UK: Document claims staff 'unable to do jobs' after cuts [BBC] 2015-06-19
USA: Tefere Gebre AFL-CIO Executive V.P. At 2015 National COSH Convention [LVPSF] 2015-06-16
USA: OSHA Jordan Barab Presentation To 2015 COSH Conference [LVPSF] 2015-06-15
Global: Guy Ryder: Anticiper l’Avenir du travail est indispensable pour que la justice sociale progresse [OIT] 2015-06-13
USA: Trade Deal Will Hurt Urban Black Communities, Labor Ad Warns [Huffington Post] 2015-06-12
UK: Union protests outside Quinn Holdings Ltd HQ [Fermanagh Herald] 2015-06-11
USA: CWA President Elect Tom Shelton Inaugural Speech At Detroit Convention [Labor Video Project] 2015-06-10
France: Jean-Claude Mailly (FO) : « On veut dissuader le salarié d’aller au prud’homme » [FO] 2015-06-10
USA: 'Let Them Vote' CWA 2015 Convention Delegates Allow Fairpoint Workers To Vote At Convention [LVPSF] 2015-06-09
USA: Is Gawker’s vote to unionize a turning point for Internet culture? [PBS] 2015-06-07
USA: USW Health and Safety Issues With Mike Wright, National Health and Safety Director [lvpsf] 2015-06-06
Ireland: Public demonstration in support of Dunnes workers [YouTube] 2015-06-06
Canada: Nancy Hutchison speaks at Justice for Injured Workers rally [rabble] 2015-06-05
France: [Decryptage] Dialogue social : Les députés adoptent un texte étoffé [CFDT] 2015-06-04
France: [Vidéo] Hôpitaux de Paris : bras de fer sur le temps de travail [CFDT] 2015-06-04
USA: Walmart & The Fight For A Safe Workplace With OUR Walmart Health and Safety Leader Barbara Gertz [LVPSF] 2015-06-04
USA: Temporary Workers And 'A Day's Work' An Interview With Dave DeSario [LVPSF] 2015-06-03
USA: Elizabeth Warren is mad as hell, and it's led to her most viral video ever [Vox] 2015-06-03
USA: Watch how ALEC functions: Legislators and corporate lobbyists meet in secret at Georgia resort (VIDEO) [NBC] 2015-06-01
USA: NEW VIDEO. VT dairy workers launch official Milk with Dignity video [CIW] 2015-06-01
Canada: Weekend Video: Halifax Water Lockout [Rank and File] 2015-05-31
USA: General Electric union workers rally for higher wages, benefits ahead of contract negotiations [WDRB] 2015-05-31
Egypt: الحرية ليوسف شعبان [] 2015-05-30
USA: New Salinas high school to be built by local construction workers [KSBW] 2015-05-29
USA: Trumka: Disappointment with Obama is a warning for Hillary [USAToday] 2015-05-28
USA: Bernie Sanders announces run for president [Burlington Free Press] 2015-05-27
France: [Vidéo] Retraites complémentaires : Le patronat doit revoir sa copie [CFDT] 2015-05-27
USA: An Atlanta TV station just aired one of the best takedowns of the secretive nature of ALEC we've ever seen [Media Matters / FB] 2015-05-26