Unions Request Urgent Measures Against Pandemic

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Workers strike as bosses keep them at work despite COVID-19 2020-04-05 [wsws.org]

Unions Request Urgent Measures Against Pandemic 2020-04-04 [DISK]

Societies Pushed Into the Tunnel of Horror Become Blind 2020-04-01 [uidder.org]

Corona cases surge as anger grows among workers 2020-03-30 [wsws]

COVID-19: IFJ and EFJ urge Turkish government not to discriminate against political prisoners 2020-03-30 [IFJ]

Turkey & Covid-19: Unions call for public needs 2020-03-25 [DISK]

Dismissals Should be Banned Throughout Coronavirus Outbreak 2020-03-17 [Bianet]

Turkish labor unions demand paid time off, increased pensions, to combat coronavirus 2020-03-17 [Duvar]

Police detain 2 journalists who reported on coronavirus 2020-03-15 [Sendika.org]

İstanbul’s unpaid excavation site workers call for action 2020-03-14 [Sol]

Will you arrest the coronavirus also 2020-03-13 [SendikaOrg]

Journalists’ Union holds nationwide protests against latest wave of arrests 2020-03-10 [EFJ]

EU leaders must call on Erdoğan to release journalists imprisoned in Turkey 2020-03-09 [EFJ]

KESK Executive Board Acquitted but Anti-Union Repression Continues 2020-03-05 [ITUC]

Two journalists hacked in cyber attack after tweeting about killed soldiers 2020-02-29 [ifj]

government confiscates labor union’s land 2020-02-27 [Sendika.org]

Dismissed civil servants continue fight to restore rights 2020-02-25 [Al-Monitor]

Turkey’s Journalists’ Union calls on Google to reconsider GNI funding to pro-government Demiroren Media 2020-02-22 [EFJ]

ITUC:Türkiye hak ihlallerini inkâr ediyor 2020-02-17 [Birgün]

Kale Pratt aerospace factory fired 94 workers 2020-02-17 [MorningStar]

Mass firings in Turkey: 'We have been given a social death sentence' 2020-02-15 [Deutsche Welle]

Turkey must end public ad ban on independent newspapers 2020-02-12 [EFJ]

Fighting for the right to join a trade union 2020-02-10 [MorningStaar]

Gender and authoritarian populism in Turkey: the two phases of AKP rule 2020-02-05 [Opendemocracy]

130,000 united Turkish metalworkers achieve wage increase 2020-02-04 [IndustriALL]

Ten Thousand Metal Industry Workers to Begin Strike 2020-01-30 [Bianet]

Pro government daily targets Journalists’ Union over press freedom campaign 2020-01-29 [EFJ]

Turkish press authority cancels press cards of hundreds of journalists 2020-01-25 [EFJ]

Deadlock sets Turkish metalworkers en route to strike 2020-01-24 [IndustriAll]

Deadlock sets Turkish metalworkers en route to strike 2020-01-21 [IndustriALL]

Minimum wage: Bosses pleased, workers walked out 2020-01-13 [SoL]

Unions walk out of minimum wage meeting 2019-12-30 [Duvar]

Minimum wage increases 15% to TL 2,324, workers' unions not satisfied 2019-12-27 [The Daily Sabah]

ITF welcomes back Turkish union Hava-Is 2019-12-20 [ITF]

EU-backed project organises digital and trade-union workshops in Istanbul and Bursa 2019-12-12 [IFJ]

Journalist found unconscious with brain haemorrhage 2019-12-10 [EFJ]

Press freedom in Turkey: Repression is all too real 2019-12-05 [EFJ]

Wildcat strike by sanitation workers against CHP administration in Maltepe 2019-11-12 [APFUTU]

Hürriyet fires 45 journalists 2019-11-10 [IFJ]

Protesters call for ANC to rescind MOU with Turkey's AKP 2019-11-08 [IOL]

Court orders the release under judicial supervision of Ahmet Altan and Nazli Ilicak after three years in jail 2019-11-08 [EFJ]

Hürriyet fires 45 journalists 2019-11-08 [EFJ]

Women in Turkey remain defiant despite HDP arrest operation 2019-11-07 [The Morning Star]

Wildcat strike by sanitation workers 2019-11-05 [wsws]

French auto supplier union-busting in Turkey 2019-10-27 [IndustriALL]

Education union reports terrible toll of Turkish military aggression in Northeastern Syria 2019-10-25 [Education International]

We need justice, democracy and peace 2019-10-25 [DISK]

Altans & others still in jail as retrial commences on new bogus terrorism charges 2019-10-21 [IFJ]

Education International condemns Turkish aggression in Syria 2019-10-18 [Education International]

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