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Histadrut Chairman Calls for Netanyahu to Resign, Elections to be Held 2024-02-19 [Davar]

Union chief calls for elections, says PM should resign, threatens to join protests 2024-02-17 [Times Of Israel]

Arnon Bar-David, Israel's labor union head attacks Netanyahu, vows to protest against gov't 2024-02-17 [Jerusalem Post]

Israel Must Take A Bold Decision To Allow Palestinian Workers To Return To Work 2024-02-08 [MAAN Workers Association]

New Initiative for Reservists and their Families: Support Package by the Histadrut 2024-02-05 [Davar]

A pathway to peace through the rule of international law 2024-02-01 [IUF]

Unions raise concerns over migrant workers in Israel 2024-01-31 [IndustriALL]

Global Unions call for Ceasefire in Gaza 2024-01-31 [PSI]

IFJ will take Israel to court if journalists are targeted 2024-01-28 [IFJ]

Netanyahu does not admit it, but it is a fact: the economy needs the Palestinian workers 2024-01-28 [MAAN]

The 18 th Bread and Roses: Art Sale on March 6-10 in the Maya Gallery, Tel Aviv 2024-01-20 [MAAN]

Elections for Local Authorities: MAAN Supports Democratic Lists organized by “New Contract” – an initiative of the Protest movement 2024-01-20 [MAAN]

Benefits for Teachers in a New Collective Agreement at the Musrara School of Art 2024-01-20 [MAAN]

Ban of Palestinian workers creates powder keg in the West Bank 2024-01-20 [MAAN]

Open the Gates of Israel for the Return of Palestinian Workers! 2024-01-13 [MAAN]

The government is building on foreign workers instead of Palestinians – and is only making the problem worse 2024-01-13 [MAAN]

Histadrut labor union backs 100-minute strike on 100th day since October 7 2024-01-08 [Times of Israel]

A Joint Letter From The Swiss Trade Union Federation SGB USS And Solifonds Called The Israeli Government To Allow Palestinian Workers To Go Back To Their Work Places In Israel 2023-12-31 [MAAN Workers Association]

Ensuring the safety of Israeli port workers from Houthi attacks 2023-12-24 [Jerusalem Post]

Far-right Ministers Sign Off IDF Decision to Permit West Bank Palestinians to Work in Israeli Settlements For more info 2023-12-21 [Haaretz]

Haaretz Editorial | Israel Must Grant Entry to Palestinian Workers From the West Bank For more info 2023-12-21 [Haaretz]

United Auto Workers calls for ceasefire in Gaza – the largest union to do so 2023-12-02 [The Guardian]

UAW Endorses Cease-Fire, the Largest U.S. Union to Call for an Immediate End to the Violence 2023-12-02 [In These Times]

RadioLabour World Report - Union voices from Gaza and Israel 2023-12-02 [Radio-Canada]

International Trade Unions Urgently Call for Ceasefire in Gaza Amidst Ongoing Human Rights Violations 2023-12-01 [PSI]

Communications Minister threatens to sanction ‘Haaretz’ for its Gaza war coverage 2023-11-29 [IFJ]

Thai deaths in Hamas massacre spotlight poor agricultural workers from Asia who toil in Israel’s fields 2023-10-31 [CNN]

How Thai workers became integral to Israel's economy 2023-10-18 [Nikkei Asia]

Multinational tech firms from SAP to Intel to give Israeli workers wartime grant 2023-11-01 [Times Of Israel]

Israeli Construction Sector Moves to Replace Palestinian Employees With Indian Workers 2023-11-01 [VOA]

Collecting Food, Visiting the Injured, Supporting the Soldiers: Histadrut Works to Strengthen Society 2023-11-07 [Davar]

Histadrut Chairman Visits Front-Line Workers in Ashdod: 'You are Doing Holy Work' 2023-10-27 [Davar]

Seeking Freedom of Choice for Foreign Workers in Agriculture 2023-11-17 [Davar]

Israel’s farms need foreign labourers. The Hamas attacks triggered an exodus 2023-11-26 [CNN]

Multi-day humanitarian pause and hostage deal must lead to permanent ceasefire 2023-11-25 [ITF]

100,000 workers are prevented from their work in Israel. “We are on the verge of a collapse of the Palestinian economy” 2023-11-25 [MAAN]

Solidarity across borders: residents of East and West Jerusalem work together in crisis and build the foundations of a common future 2023-11-18 [MAAN]

Government shuts down first critical foreign media over 'security concerns' 2023-11-15 [IFJ]

IFJ condemns threats to lives based on unproven allegations of photojournalists having prior knowledge of Hamas attack 2023-11-12 [IFJ]

Mounting pressure and harassment of journalists since the war in Gaza started 2023-11-09 [IFJ]

Statement from APWU General Officers on the Conflict in Israel and Palestine 2023-11-09 [APWU]

UNI statement on the war in Israel and Gaza 2023-11-09 [UNI]

Israel sends thousands of cross-border Palestinian workers back into Gaza 2023-11-03 [Al-Jazeerah]

Global call: Israel must commit to protecting journalists 2023-11-02 [IFJ]

Israel announces that it cannot guarantee the safety of journalists in the Gaza Strip, in contravention of international law 2023-10-30 [IFJ]

UN concludes that IDF 'intentionally or recklessly' killed Palestinian journalist Shireen Abu Akleh 2023-10-28 [IFJ]

Trapped by debt: migrant workers in Israel unable to escape conflict 2023-10-23 [The Guardian]

For Gazan workers stranded in Israel, being apart from family is agony 2023-10-16 [Washington Post]

Top rabbis decry attacks on Jerusalem’s Arab municipal workers amid war tensions 2023-10-26 [Times of Israel]

An address to the Histadrut’s International Counterparts on the War Against Hamas and the Way Forward 2023-10-26 [Histadrut]

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