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Police assault journalist during Traslacion 2020 2020-01-14 [IFJ]

New tranche in pay hike puts teachers in lowest rung among public employees 2020-01-08 [DAVOAToday]

TUCP pushes for 'early escape plan' for 1.2M OFWs in Middle East 2020-01-04 [Rappler]

TUCP calls for convening of PH-Kuwait panel over OFW’s death 2020-01-04 [The Inquirer]

Ex-labor official calls for better protection, monitoring of OFWs 2020-01-04 [ABS/CBN]

Guilty verdict delivered on Ampatuan massacre 2019-12-20 [IFJ]

Coca-Cola's attack on unions in the Philippines invites violence against workers 2019-12-18 [IUF]

Global action condemns trade union repression in the Philippines 2019-12-16 [BWI]

 VIDEO  Global Union Delegation meets the UN Ambassador of the Philippines in Geneva 2019-12-16 [PSI]

Histadrut to the Philippine President: Stop the ongoing injury to labor leaders  ActNOW!  2019-12-12 [Davar]

Unions take action for the Philippines 2019-12-12 [IndustriALL]

The global trade union movement puts the Philippine government on notice: hands off human and trade union rights defenders!  ActNOW!  2019-12-12 [Education International]

Labor groups urge gov’t to end red-tagging of trade unions 2019-12-11 [GMA News]

On International Human Rights Day, global solidarity with rights defenders in the Philippines 2019-12-10 [IUF]

Standing with human rights defenders in the Philippines – #StopTheAttacks 2019-12-10 [ITUC]

ACTU supports day of action against targeted killings in the Philippines 2019-12-09 [ACTU]

Action on the Philippines 2019-12-04 [IndustriALL]

Offshore call centre operators open up about what it's like working on the other side of the call 2019-11-29 [ABC]

Trade union activists condemn dispersals, crackdown 2019-11-18 [Bulatlat]

US Sen. Bernie Sanders denounces Philippines' rights record 2019-11-17 [PhilStar]

International outrage at attempted extrajudicial killing of education union members  ActNOW!  2019-11-16 [Education International]

NZ unions condemn arrests in Phillipines 2019-11-16 [NZCTU]

PEPMACO in the Philippines must stop union busting 2019-11-14 [IndustriALL]

Radio broadcaster shot and killed 2019-11-11 [IFJ]

UNI Global Union condemns police raids and arrest of Anne Krueger in the Philippines 2019-11-10 [UNI]

Radio broadcaster shot and killed 2019-11-10 [IFJ]

BWI calls for investigations over killings and arrest of labour leaders 2019-11-10 [BWI]

CUPE calls for action to end violence in the Philippines 2019-11-08 [CUPE]

Union members condemn illegal arrest of union organizers and activists in Negros 2019-11-07 [First Union]

Military and police raids against trade unions 2019-11-06 [Svenssonstiftelsen]

Government crackdown targets unions 2019-11-06 [ITUC]

Dare to be Different! The second Manila Tradeswomen Conference 2019-11-06 [BWI]

Free Anne Krueger and all jailed Filipino labour organizers 2019-11-04 [Unifor]

Airport worker may go blind in one eye after attack from falcon 2019-11-03 [The Inquirer]

Free Anne Krueger and Filipino labour organizers 2019-11-02 [Unifor]

Phillipines: International outrage at extrajudical killings of education union members 2019-10-28 [Education International]

International outrage at attempted extrajudicial killing of education union members 2019-10-27 [EI]

Approval of 2-year probation proposal to drive Filipino workers out of the country – TUCP 2019-10-22 [The Bulletin]

Workers recall Nene Pimentel’s contributions to sector's cause 2019-10-20 [GMA]

Bukidnon teacher shot in front of pupils inside classroom 2019-10-17 [The Inquirer]

Teacher unionist gunned down by masked men in the Phillipines 2019-10-17 [Svenssonstiftelsen.com]

New York Union Alleges Human Trafficking of Filipino Nurses 2019-10-16 [Bloomberg]

Labor group braces for ‘lower’ wage increase 2019-10-15 [The Sun-Star]

Filipino teacher and trade union activist France Castro wins Febe Velasquez Trade Union Rights Award in the Netherlands 2019-10-15 [Education International]

Dismissed Ceres workers hopeful of reinstatement 2019-10-15 [The Sun-Star]

The New Zealandders involved in the exploitation of Filipinos 2019-09-27 [Radio New Zealand]

Youth camp mobilizes young workers in the Philippines 2019-09-25 [IndustriALL]

Leading tabloid’s office targeted in arson attack 2019-09-20 [IFJ]

New harassments and threats against teacher unionists 2019-09-12 [Svensson foundation]

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