Unions threaten gen strike if ban on dismissals not extended

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Unions threaten gen strike if ban on dismissals not extended 2020-08-06 [ANSA]

A Migrants' Advocate Fights For The 'Invisibles' 2020-08-06 [NPR]

Advocate Reveals The Plight Of Migrant Workers 2020-08-05 [KAWC]

Prato’s migrant workforce 2020-07-13 [Le Monde Diplo]

 VIDEO  ‘The Invisibles’: Unseen footage of Italy’s migrant labourers at peak of COVID-19 2020-07-05 [The Africa Report]

Italy, it’s time to confront your own rampant racism 2020-06-17 [Opendemocracy]

Major step forward in push to scrap prison sentences for criminal defamation in Italy 2020-06-11 [EFJ]

Pivotal moment for Italy to abolish prison sentences for criminal defamation 2020-06-08 [EFJ]

Union push brings breakthrough in protecting migrant worker rights 2020-05-30 [IUF]

Four-hour strike at Italian ArcelorMittal sites brings results 2020-05-28 [IndustriALL]

Electronics multinational Jabil fires 190 Italian workers during pandemic 2020-05-25 [IndustriALL]

Why Teresa Bellanova, The Farm Worker Who Became A Minister, Now Fights For Migrant Rights 2020-05-13 [Forbes]

11 Indonesian migrant workers test positive for COVID-19 upon return from Italy 2020-05-11 [JP]

A trade union Manifesto for inclusive education 2020-05-09 [EI]

FLAI-CGIL calls for regularization of migrant workers and urgent measures to protect their health 2020-04-29 [IUF]

Footballers' union furious at ban on team training 2020-04-29 [RTÉ]

Trade unions’ response to COVID-19 2020-04-22 [BWI]

Lockdown pushes digitalisation through in Italian public services 2020-04-18 [PSI]

Measures enacted in Italy to reduce the social and labour impact of Covid-19 2020-04-15 [The Law of Work]

Fiat reaches deal with unions on measures for production restart 2020-04-10 [Economic Times]

Serena Sorrentino: “The same workers that have been attacked by policies aimed at making the public sector ‘more efficient’ are now on the frontline in the fight against COVID-19” 2020-04-07 [Equal Times]

Union urges pay deal for lower-league players 2020-04-06 [The Score]

Unions inform migrant construction workers of gov't benefits vs. COVID-19 2020-04-04 [BWI]

Italian workers protest against open factories as COVID-19 spreads 2020-03-27 [Deutsche Welle]

Covid-19: labour movement struggles to institute social distance between capital's needs and people's health in Italy 2020-03-27 [Global Labour University]

Italian metalworkers strike to halt non-essential production 2020-03-26 [IndustriALL]

Chief Editor under police protection after receiving death threats from neo-Nazi group 2020-03-24 [EFJ]

Dispatch from Italy: Class Struggle in the Time of Coronavirus 2020-03-22 [Labour Notes]

Unions call for all bank branches to shut for two weeks 2020-03-19 [UNI]

Coronavirus sparks nationwide strikes 2020-03-15 [Publico]

Union secures rights for shop workers in face of coronavirus 2020-03-03 [UNI]

Alitalia unions informed of proposals to trim routes and fleet 2020-02-25 [Flight Global]

Airline Strike Postponed Over Coronavirus 2020-02-25 [The Times]

Italy airline strike postponed over Coronavirus: union spokeswoman 2020-02-24 [Reuters]

Italian dockworkers refuse to resupply Saudi 'weapons' ship 2020-02-19 [Middle East Monitor]

Workers Refuse to Load Generators On Weapons-Laden Saudi Ship 2020-02-19 [Al-Bawaba]

'Stop the Saudi arms ship' say Genoa dockers 2020-02-19 [MENA SN]

Workers refuse to resupply Saudi weapons ship over 'Yemen war crimes' 2020-02-18 [The New Arab]

UNI GS in Italy to learn about sectoral bargaining victories, key issues for country’s union movement 2020-02-12 [UNI Global Union]

From sardines to a new language of politics? An interview with Paul Ginsborg 2020-01-10 [Opendemocracy]

Maintenance worker dies at Italy's Sevel plant 2020-01-05 [95.7]

Journalist Mario de Michele survived gun attack 2019-11-22 [EFJ]

Italian metalworkers strike for sustainable industry 2019-11-04 [IndustriALL]

Union fears FCA-Peugeot tie-up could hit Italian plants 2019-10-31 [Yahoo]

Rome hit by general strike over alleged poor management of capital 2019-10-26 [The Guardian]

Rome public workers strike over state of city, national strike disrupts flights 2019-10-26 [Euronews]

Black Friday Transit Strike Will Impact Rome 2019-10-25 [Vax Before Travel]

Are Kiwis buying slave-picked tomatoes? 2019-10-02 [Fairfax Media]

4 Indian-origin Sikh men drown in sewage tank in Italy 2019-09-14 [India Today]

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