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Cambodia Cambodia's Naga casino denies union busting as strike continues [Nikkei Asia]  ActNOW!  25-01-2022

Global RadioLabour World Report - Corporations taking over world bodies [RadioLabour] 22-01-2022

Kazakhstan Unions push for labour reforms to address public unrest [BWI] 22-01-2022

USA District of Columbia The first unionized bookstore in Washington, D.C. [UNI Global Union] 21-01-2022

Cambodia Cambodian government is ‘playing with fire,’ defiant labor leader says [Radio Free Asia]  ActNOW!  20-01-2022

Georgia In 'bitter irony,' Georgian social workers go on strike [Eurasianet] 20-01-2022

Tunisia Workers facing repression as crisis deepens [ITUC] 18-01-2022

Kazakhstan / Russia A Communique by the Confederation of Labor of Russia (KTR) on the events in Kazakhstan [KTR] 17-01-2022

Cambodia Free LRSU leaders now and drop all charges [IUF]  ActNOW!  17-01-2022

Australia Unions to demand new Covid safe plans from all employers, free RATs for community and will take action to ban unsafe work [ACTU] 17-01-2022


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Today in Labour History

1981 Canada Some 16,000 Ontario hospital workers, members of the Canadian Union of Public Employees, take part in an illegal strike. CUPE President Grace Hartman later goes to jail for supporting her members.[more]

1983 Canada Instructors at Quebec CEGEPs walk out, beginning a Common Front strike against rollbacks in collective agreements introduced by the Parti Québécois. Primary and high school teachers and other public sector workers join the protest.[more]

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