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Canada: Largest Union Protests Pension Cuts [The Real News Network] 2014-08-25
USA: Unions, Labor And Single Payer-Speakers At Labor Campaign For Single Payer Meeting [Labor Video Project] 2014-08-25
France: Ebola : le personnel d'Air France fait grève [RTL] 2014-08-19
France: [Vidéo] Reprise en vue pour l’abattoir Gad de Josselin [CFDT] 2014-08-19
USA: UESF Teachers And Education Workers Demand Living Wages At Strike Vote [Labor Video Project] 2014-08-16
USA: Berkeley High Teacher And BFT Member Brian Crowell On (B-PAR) Program & The Attack On Public Education [Labor Video Project] 2014-08-14
Africa: Des jeunes qui créent leur entreprise: le fonds «pour les jeunes et par les jeunes» [OIT] 2014-08-12
USA: UMWA Pres talks about single-payer health insurance [Unions for Single Payer] 2014-08-12
USA: Biotech Dangers, Biotech Workers, Industry And Our Health & And Safety With Becky McClain [LVP] 2014-08-09
USA: Life And Death! The Attack On OSHA, Workers Health And Safety And Injured Workers [IWNN] 2014-08-02
Reunion: L’intersyndicale manifeste malgré tout devant la préfecture [Clicanoo] 2014-07-26
France: [Vidéo] Une histoire belge au coeur de la campagne saisonniers [CFDT] 2014-07-25
USA: Taxi Tech, Rideshare And The Struggle Of Taxicab Workers [LVP] 2014-07-24
USA: Railroad Worker Jen Wallis On Health And Safety, Rail Labor, One Man Crews And Warren Buffet [Labor Video Project] 2014-07-22
USA: Watch a farm representative punch a union organizer right In the face [Buzzfeed] 2014-07-18
---: Day Of Action Against IKEA [S.I.Cobas Italy] 2014-07-17
France: Ajaccio › VIDÉO. Grève de La Poste: les forces de l'ordre mobilisées [Corse Matin] 2014-07-16
USA: Conflicts Of Interest, Public Education, The AFT-NEA Corruption Through Non-Profits [Labor Video Project] 2014-07-14
Canada: Work, Labour, and Democracy [Rank and File] 2014-07-13
USA: WorkWeek Radio ILWU Bloody Thursday-Child Refugees, Immigration and The Unions [WWR] 2014-07-11
France: LE GCM vers la liquidation ? Résistance [Plus Belles Les Luttes] 2014-07-11
France: Accident de Brétigny Le rapport à charge contre la direction de la SNCF [CGT] 2014-07-10
South Africa: Numsa close to agreement to end strike [Business Report] 2014-07-09
USA: Port drivers on strike day 2 [Justice for Port Drivers] 2014-07-09
USA: 'Remembering Bloody Thursday' At SF ILWU Local 10 On July 5, 2014 [LVP] 2014-07-08
France: [Vidéo] Le dialogue social paye à la conférence sociale [CFDT] 2014-07-08
USA: Archie Bunker’s Brilliant (?) Summary of What Equal Pay Would Do to America [AFL-CIO] 2014-07-07
Iran: Urgent call for saving Reza Shahabis life [] 2014-07-07
France: Face aux injonctions du Medef La CGT en phase avec les salariés [CGT] 2014-07-07
USA: Truthout Interviews Bill Ayers on the Erosion of Teacher Tenure [TruthOut] 2014-07-06
UK: PCS Video - Why we all need a pay rise [PCS] 2014-07-04
USA: Court limits how public unions can make nonmembers pay fees [PBS] 2014-07-01
USA: AFT*s Randi Weingarten Video on SCOTUS labor unions decision [Blue Nation Review] 2014-07-01
Canada: Employment Insurance in Canada: Hitting Rock Bottom [PSAC] 2014-07-01
USA: Harris v. Quinn & The Future Of Organized Labor [Huffington Post] 2014-06-30
Korea: khmu strike [KHMU] 2014-06-27
South Africa: Electrical fault to be fixed after baby dies [The Star] 2014-06-27
Haiti: Former les Haïtiens pour une reconstruction durable [OIT] 2014-06-27
France: Les retraités très en colère [Plus Belles Les Luttes] 2014-06-25
Australia: VIDEO: Keep Super Fair [Industry Super Funds] 2014-06-24
France: [Vidéo] Top départ pour la campagne Saisonniers [CFDT] 2014-06-24
Belgium: Services publics, service gagnant! [ISP] 2014-06-23
France: Cheminots-Intermittents : convergence [Plus Belles Les Luttes] 2014-06-22
France: Cheminots en lutte depuis neuf jours Pour un service public de qualité [CGT] 2014-06-19
Global: Investir dans des emplois de qualité pour les jeunes [OIT] 2014-06-18
France: Jean-Claude Mailly appelle le gouvernement à négocier avec les cheminots [FO] 2014-06-18
France: Ascométal : les raisons d’une victoire [Plus Belles Les Luttes] 2014-06-18
USA: SAG AFTRA Actor Danny Glover & Bay Area Movie Workers Rally For Jobs In San Francisco [Labor Video Proect] 2014-06-17
France: Conflits sociaux Il faut sortir du dialogue de sourds ! [CGT] 2014-06-17
USA: Beyond Obamacare: Why Labor Deserves Better [Labor Beat Video] 2014-06-16