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Iran Protesting Workers Battered By Security Forces [Radio Farda] 18-09-2019

Egypt Imprisonment of Uglu Factory workers for 15 days [CTUWS] 18-09-2019

USA A decade after GM's bankruptcy, UAW members say they have sacrificed long enough and now want a part of the company's hefty profits [NY Times] 17-09-2019

Zimbabwe ZCTU Statement On Dr Magombeyi Abduction [ZimEye] 17-09-2019

Global Countries heed call to ratify labour conventions [ILO] 16-09-2019

Zimbabwe Doctors protest over 'abduction of strike leader' [AUDIO] [BBC] 16-09-2019

USA 46,000 auto workers strike, shutting 33 plants and 22 warehouses [Detroit News] 16-09-2019

Global 'We Must Be Bolder Than Ever': Labor Federation Representing 30 Million Workers Calls on All Unions to Join Global Climate Strike [Common Dreams] 13-09-2019

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

Global The long and winding road to respecting workers’ rights in supply chains [Equal Times] 12-09-2019


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1981 United States of America More than 400,000 unionists march in Solidarity Day demo in Washington, DC, for sacked striking air traffic controllers.

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Australia
Super amnesty whitewashes decades of corporate theft [ACTU] 18-09-2019 5 more labour news stories from Australia today


Brazil
Workers at Brazil planemaker Embraer could begin strike on Monday [Canada.com] 19-09-2019


Canada
/ Quebec Frustrated Gatineau nurses stage 2nd sit-in in 2 days [CBC] 19-09-2019 23 more labour news stories from Canada today


Croatia
Journalist arrested and fined for satirical tweets [EFJ] 19-09-2019


Europe
New OECD-ITF report: Subsidies in European shipping industry are failing European taxpayers and workers [ITF] 19-09-2019 3 more labour news stories from Europe today


Finland
Trade union confederations see the planned state budget as a step forward, but not big enough [Trade Union News from Finland] 19-09-2019


France
/ Brazil Amazonie : le contre-feu écolo de Macron n'est pas crédible [CGT] 18-09-2019 1 more labour news stories from France today


Germany
Appropriate funding for ICT in educational settings still needed [Education International] 18-09-2019


Global
Reasserting the rights and duties of journalists with the IFJ’s new Global Charter of Ethics [Equal Times] 19-09-2019 7 more labour news stories from Global today


Greece
Seamen's union calls 24-hour ferry strike for September 24 [Kathimerini] 18-09-2019 1 more labour news stories from Greece today


Iceland
MeToo Conference Opens in Iceland [Monitor] 19-09-2019 1 more labour news stories from Iceland today


India
/ Karnataka Karnataka garment workers demand agreed minimum wage [IndustriALL] 19-09-2019 4 more labour news stories from India today


Ireland
PDForra step closer to ICTU affiliation [Irish Examiner] 19-09-2019 4 more labour news stories from Ireland today


Jamaica
Alpart anger - Workers cry foul, union points finger at local managers for ills [The Gleaner] 18-09-2019


Jordan
Teachers vow to fight on for long-promised raises [al Jazeera] 18-09-2019


Korea (South)
GM's South Korean workers to stage partial strike [Canada.com] 19-09-2019 1 more labour news stories from Korea (South) today


Netherlands
FNV trade union targets 5% wage rise, CNV wants to scrap freelancer tax break [Dutch News] 18-09-2019


New Zealand
Cotton On Pay Inequality w/ Jarrod Abbott September 18th 2019 [95bFM] 18-09-2019 5 more labour news stories from New Zealand today


Peru
Peru: mining strike met with violence and arrests [IndustriALL] 18-09-2019


South Africa
Clover denies job losses claims [Business Report] 19-09-2019 18 more labour news stories from South Africa today


Trinidad and Tobago
Steel Workers Union still open to partnerships [Newsday] 18-09-2019


UK
/ Ireland / Northern Ireland Nurses to be balloted on strike action [BBC] 19-09-2019 12 more labour news stories from UK today


Ukraine
Court rules to block access to 17 online media [EFJ] 19-09-2019


USA
GM stops paying for health insurance for striking union workers; talks continue [Reuters] 19-09-2019 21 more labour news stories from USA today


Vietnam
Union suggests three more public holidays [VN Express] 18-09-2019


Zimbabwe
ZCTU blames Mugombeyi abduction on paid hooligans [New Zimbabwe] 18-09-2019 1 more labour news stories from Zimbabwe today