Missing Union Activist in Mexico Threatens NAFTA Sign-Off

Today's labour news

Controversial Mexican oil union boss resigns amid graft charges 2019-10-17 [Canada.com]

SAG-AFTRA Signs Cooperative Agreement With Mexican Actors Union 2019-10-13 [Variety]

Motor city 'getting desperate' as GM's U.S. strike takes heavy toll 2019-10-12 [Reuters]

Maquiladoras and the Exploitation of Migrants on the Border 2019-10-11 [NACLA]

Missing Union Activist in Mexico Threatens NAFTA Sign-Off 2019-10-11 [Prospect]

Govt promises labour rights, higher wages to get U.S. Democrats to ratify new NAFTA 2019-10-09 [The Citizen]

6,000 Mexican auto workers laid off due to UAW strike against General Motors 2019-10-06 [The Times]

The future is public transport in Mexico 2019-10-03 [ITF]

Skills workshop for women in public transport 2019-10-03 [ITF]

GM reportedly closing Mexican truck plant due to workers' strike 2019-10-02 [AOL]

Filmmaker shares story of farmworkers rights leader at PC 2019-09-16 [Porterville Rocorder]

AFL-CIO president on impact of Trump administration's trade war with China 2019-09-01 [Yahoo!]

Los Mineros wins workers their share of profits from Grupo Mexico 2019-08-19 [IndustriALL]

Timeline: Grupo México strikes 2019-08-06 [BNA]

Mexico moves to make labor unions more democratic 2019-08-03 [APWU]

Moves to make labor unions more democratic 2019-08-02 [The Chronicle]

Pemex agrees salary rises with oil workers union 2019-08-01 [Reuters]

Democrats say Goodyear plant in Mexico shows need for labor reforms in new trade deal 2019-07-30 [cleveland.com]

Goodyear plant conditions raise concerns about Mexican labor reforms -U.S. lawmakers 2019-07-29 [Reuters]

Pemex union boss, family members investigated for corruption 2019-07-24 [The News Daily]

Government accuses oil workers union boss of corruption 2019-07-24 [Canada.com]

For Mexico’s Striking University Workers, A War of Attrition Over Public Education 2019-07-11 [NACLA]

Mexico’s New Labor Law Has Potential; Must Be Enforced For more info 2019-06-27 [Solidarity Center]

Workers Can Finally Choose Unions. Old Unions Are Pushing Back 2019-06-23 [The Times]

Mexico’s Workers Can Finally Choose Unions. Old Unions Are Pushing Back. 2019-06-22 [NY Times]

Member of Tulum taxi union killed in Playa del Carmen 2019-06-13 [RM News]

Rising expectations and hopeful signs of change 2019-06-04 [UNI Global Union]

Domestic Workers in Mexico Win Landmark Rights Law 2019-05-16 [Solidarity Center]

Labour reform: Mexico’s independent unions highlight progress 2019-05-16 [IndustriALL]

Marcela Turati: 'It is cheap to kill a journalist in Mexico' 2019-05-16 [IFJ]

Labor official declares that a majority of Mexico’s union contracts are probably fake 2019-05-16 [The Times]

Oil workers union leader murdered 2019-05-16 [El Universal]

Official says pro-company unions will melt away 2019-05-15 [CITY]

Labor Day celebrated with labor reforms that give workers more say 2019-05-03 [The News Daily]

Mexico's labour reforms set to bring greater union democracy 2019-05-02 [IndustriALL]

Workers in Mexico just won the right to organize real labor unions. Trump helped 2019-05-02 [Vox]

Mexican Senate passes labor overhaul to ensure union freedom 2019-04-30 [AP]

Senate passes labour overhaul needed to get new NAFTA approved 2019-04-30 [Automotive News]

Solidarity with the Striking Mexican University Workers of SITUAM 2019-04-28 [CUPW]

Labor Reform Omits Outsourcing, Provokes More Uncertainty 2019-04-27 [Nearshore Americas]

That’s $15 an Hour? Nah, Per Day. And the U.S. Congress Is Fed Up 2019-04-26 [Bloomberg]

Mexico plans special minimum wage for domestic workers in drive to curb abuse 2019-04-26 [Reuters]

Labour Protest in Mexico 2019: The SITUAM Strike 2019-04-26 [The Real News Network]

Labour Protest in Mexico 2019: The SITUAM Strike 2019-04-25 [The Bullet / Richard Roman and Edur Velasco Arregui]

U.S. organized labor opposes USMCA in current form: official 2019-04-24 [Japan Times]

Government poised to pass labor reforms 2019-04-23 [The Examiner]

Most relevant changes in the labor law reform 2019-04-13 [The Times]

Lower house approves labor reform package crucial to new trade accord 2019-04-13 [The News Daily]

Labour reform passes Mexican congress, making USMCA closer to reality 2019-04-13 [Automotive News]

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