State’s terror campaign against teachers must stop

Today's labour news

JRRMMC health workers mourn death of colleague to COVID-19 2020-08-04 [The Bulletin]

Western Australia ‘Modern day slavery’: Aussie company accused of paying $9 an hour 2020-08-04 [Yahoo]

Shipbuilding company Austal severely exploits Filipino workers 2020-08-01 [ETU]

CWA, AFL-CIO, AFT, Teamsters, SEIU, and USW Issue Statement Condemning Duterte Expansion of Power to Arrest and Detain Critics 2020-07-30 [CWA]

State’s terror campaign against teachers must stop 2020-07-29 [EI]

State’s terror campaign against teachers must stop 2020-07-28 [Education International]

Union slams red-tagging by vice mayor during labor settlement 2020-07-27 [Davao Today]

BWI opposes anti-democracy laws in HK and Philippines 2020-07-27 [BWI]

Biggest labour coalition to Supreme Court: Terror law has chilling effect on right to organise

 2020-07-25 [BWI]

Media workers file petitions to reject Anti-Terror Law 2020-07-24 [IFJ]

Council of Global Unions condemns worsening rights situation in the Philippines 2020-07-24 [UNI Global Union]

Canadian government must act on human rights situation in the Philippines 2020-07-22 [NUPGE]

Council of Global Unions Statement on the Suppression of Democratic Rights in the Philippines 2020-07-22 [ITUC]

UNI Global Union condemns forced closure of ABS-CBN in the Philippines 2020-07-22 [UNI Global Union]

#HoldTheLine Coalition calls for charges to be dropped as Maria Ressa returns to court 2020-07-21 [IFJ]

Global unions condemn Philippines Anti-Terrorism Act 2020-07-19 [IndustriALL]

PH's biggest labour coalition to Supreme Court: Terror law has chilling effect on right to organise

 2020-07-18 [BWI]

Philippines: ABS-CBN denied renewal of franchise left thousand workers with job uncertainty 2020-07-13 [PLH]

Philippines: ABS-CBN denied renewal of franchise left thousand workers with job uncertainty 2020-07-12 [Rappler]

Statement on Phillipines anti-terror laws from community leaders 2020-07-07 [First Union]

Police obstruct and intimidate journalists 2020-07-02 [IFJ]

Union’s COVID-19 relief leads to membership growth 2020-07-01 [BWI]

Congressman recommends ABS-CBN stop news coverage 2020-06-30 [IFJ]

UNI PLC raises voice in solidarity for media freedom in the Philippines 2020-06-29 [UNI Global Union]

Philippines among top 10 countries worst for workers 2020-06-21 [The Star]

Labour coalition condemns guilty verdict on journalist Maria Ressa 2020-06-20 [BWI]

Tell Coca-Cola that when workers defend their right to a safe workplace it is not 'economic sabotage'! For more info  ActNOW!  2020-06-16 [IUF]

Thousands of garment workers in the Philippines fear job losses 2020-06-15 [IndustriALL]

SENTRO condemns government's sweeping new police powers, reaffirms commitment to defending democratic rights 2020-06-15 [IUF]

Unions mark Independence Day with terror law protests 2020-06-13 [BWI]

Extraordinary Collective Agreement During Unprecedented Times 2020-06-10 [UNI Global Union]

Politician attacks reporter over critical article 2020-06-09 [IFJ]

Group suggests sharing spare bikes with workers 2020-06-07 [Manila Bulletin]

Police spread false news linking journalists with terrorism 2020-06-04 [IFJ]

Department of Health blocks access for journalists 2020-06-03 [IFJ]

Assisted living facilities prohibit foreign care workers from leaving the premises; the state does not intervene 2020-06-01 [Davar]

COVID-19 and the Racialized Dimension of Seafaring Work 2020-05-28 [Canadian Dimension]

Unions fight wage and benefit cuts, rights castration 2020-05-25 [BWI]

Collapsed Philippine cement deal gives workers shot at justice 2020-05-23 [BWI]

Local government harasses radio journalists 2020-05-22 [IFJ]

Red-tagging of female journalist 2020-05-20 [IFJ]

Teacher union gives international solidarity award to Filipino trade union leader 2020-05-13 [Education International]

Rescind the cease and desist order against Philippine TV network ABS-CBN ! 2020-05-07 [UNI Global Union]

Solicitor general warns against granting provisional authority to ABS-CBN 2020-05-07 [IFJ]

ABS-CBN forced off-air 2020-05-07 [IFJ]

Radio host shot dead in Dumaguete City 2020-05-07 [IFJ]

Beginning of new school year should be tied to appropriate health measures 2020-05-05 [Education International]

Lightning rallies, social media events mark workers’ observance of Labor Day 2020-05-03 [Manila Bulletin]

Telstra removes overseas call centre workers from onsite accommodationCRN 2020-04-29 [CRN]

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