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Women workers in export processing zones during Covid: the case of Electrolux in Ciudad Juarez

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Mexico Securing dignity: Mexico's pension reform initiative supports teachers and public sector workers [EI] 15-02-2024

Mexico Women workers in export processing zones during Covid: the case of Electrolux in Ciudad Juarez [GLC] 15-02-2024

Mexico Goodyear workers win $4.2 million back pay in US labor rights challenge [Philenews] 06-02-2024

Mexico A New Life for Mexico's Oldest Union [NACLA] 02-02-2024

Mexico / USA USTR Invokes USMCA in Defense of Call Center Workers’ Rights in Mexico [BNN] 21-01-2024

Mexico Workers fighting the 6-day week [The Post] 02-01-2024

Mexico Chlorine attacks and daily harassment: why Mexico’s female delivery drivers are organising [The Guardian] 08-12-2023

Mexico Autoworkers Are Being Blacklisted for Unionizing [Jacobin] 24-09-2023

Mexico Auto Parts Workers Face Blacklist After Union Campaign [Labour Notes] 22-09-2023

Mexico Goodyear workers in Mexico choose to be represented by an independent union [IndustriALL] 17-08-2023


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Women workers in export processing zones during Covid: the case of Electrolux in Ciudad Juarez 2024-02-15 [GLC]

Securing dignity: Mexico's pension reform initiative supports teachers and public sector workers 2024-02-15 [EI]

Mexico Mexico Goodyear workers win $4.2 million back pay in US labor rights challenge 2024-02-06 [Reuters]

Goodyear workers win $4.2 million back pay in US labor rights challenge 2024-02-06 [Philenews]

Audi México and union reach preliminary agreement with global increase of 7% 2024-02-04 [Ruetir]

President expects Audi and its union to reach contract deal soon 2024-02-02 [Reuters]

A New Life for Mexico's Oldest Union 2024-02-02 [NACLA]

Mexico Unifor in solidarity with striking Mexican auto workers at Audi 2024-02-01 [Unifor]

USA USTR Invokes USMCA in Defense of Call Center Workers’ Rights in Mexico 2024-01-21 [BNN]

Workers fighting the 6-day week 2024-01-02 [The Post]

Chlorine attacks and daily harassment: why Mexico’s female delivery drivers are organising 2023-12-08 [The Guardian]

Trade Unions for the Elimination of Violence against Women 2023-12-06 [PSI]

Mexico UFCW Canada calls for worker-led improvements to Mexico-Canada agricultural worker program 2023-11-19 [UFCW Canada]

Mexico UFCW Canada calls for worker-led improvements to Mexico-Canada agricultural worker program 2023-11-17 [UFCW]

CTM union wins worker election at Asiaway auto parts plant 2023-11-14 [Reuters]

Mexico UFCW Canada signs collaboration agreement with Mexico’s largest worker organization 2023-10-22 [UFCW]

Mexico Building solidarity between the Mexican and Canadian labour movements and beyond 2023-10-21 [USW]

Mexico Mexico Labour Solidarity Project supports organizing & challenges corporate race to the bottom 2023-10-19 [USW]

Auto parts workers face blacklist after union campaign 2023-09-27 [Real News Network]

US asks Mexico for fresh workers' rights review at auto parts facility 2023-09-26 [Saltwire]

Autoworkers Are Being Blacklisted for Unionizing 2023-09-24 [Jacobin]

Auto Parts Workers Face Blacklist After Union Campaign 2023-09-22 [Labour Notes]

Labor strike in the US puts Mexican automakers on alert 2023-09-15 [El País]

As Auto Workers Contract Talks Heat Up, Stellantis Threatens to Move South 2023-09-07 [The American Prospect]

Cargo airline accused of labour violations under USMCA 2023-09-01 [Freight Waves]

Mexico Celebrating Workers’ Dignity During Labor Rights Week 2023-08-31 [US Department of Labor]

US to appeal Mexico's refusal to investigate labor complaint at Mexican mine 2023-08-23 [The Post]

Two months of strike at Mexico’s Peñasquito mine 2023-08-22 [IndustriALL]

Volkswagen de México reaches agreement with union on 8.1% pay raise 2023-08-19 [Mexico News Daily]

Goodyear workers in Mexico choose to be represented by an independent union 2023-08-17 [IndustriALL]

Gov't says trade deal does not apply in Grupo Mexico mine labor dispute 2023-08-02 [Reuters]

SNTE alerts more than two million and a half students about the risk of using drugs 2023-08-02 [Education International]

Mexico Visit to Canada strengthens ties among Mexican activists 2023-07-20 [USW]

Peñasquito strike will have significant effect on production – Mexican mining chamber 2023-07-05 [BNAmericas]

Mexico Mexican auto workers elect independent union after Unifor presses Canada to intervene on labour abuses 2023-06-28 [Unifor]

President pushes new Labor Minister to resolve Grupo Mexico conflict 2023-06-23 [Reuters]

US requests labor rights review at Grupo México mine in Zacatecas 2023-06-20 [Mexico News Daily]

Strike at Peñasquito could hurt weak Mexican mining production 2023-06-15 [BNAmericas]

Mexican garment facility accused of rights denial 2023-06-13 [Ecotextile]

US asks Mexico to review alleged denial of workers' rights at garment facility 2023-06-13 [REU]

Telmex reaches pay rise agreement with union, ministry says 2023-06-06 [Saltwire]

Volaris workers delay strike action indefinitely 2023-06-03 [Mexico News Daily]

Mexico accepts U.S. trade request to review labor rights at Goodyear plant 2023-06-02 [Yahoo]

Higher Mexican wages complicate push for non-China supply chains 2023-05-24 [Nikkei]

Fresnillo says Herradura mine operations temporarily blocked by strike 2023-05-15 [Market Screener]

Goodyear plant in Mexico votes to throw out old-guard union 2023-05-09 [CP]

'Juego Limpio' in the North America 2026 FIFA World Cup 2023-05-09 [BWI]

Defying U.S., Mexico's 'second nationalisation' of electricity moves forward 2023-05-03 [TUED]

Union wins after US labor complaint, but abuses go on 2023-04-25 [ABC]

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This month in labour history


19-02-2006 An explosion at the Pasta de Conchos mine in Sabinas kills 65 workers. Grupo Mexico, the mine’s owner, ends rescue efforts after 5 days even though only 2 bodies had been recovered. [more]

22-02-1921 The CGT is founded by left-wing workers dismayed by the 'yellow' leadership of Mexico's biggest union, CROM. [more]