Philippines International outrage at attempted extrajudicial killing of education union members [Education International] ActNOW! 16-11-2019
USA Trump Effort to Weaken Union Lawsuit Could Be Unlawful [Gov Exec] 15-11-2019
Global Global economy 'breakdown' seen putting more workers at risk of slavery [Thomson Reuters Foundation] 13-11-2019
Canada 2 important cases put gig economy on trial in Canada [NUPGE] 09-11-2019
Zimbabwe Unionists, human rights activists and opposition politicians under siege [IndustriALL] 06-11-2019
1918 Brazil Workers’ insurrection in Rio de Janeiro of 6000 workers & a plot to overthrow Brazil’s government.
1929 Canada At Onion Lake, in Northern Ontario, two Finnish-Canadian lumber camp union organizers are seen for the last time. When the bodies of Viljo Rosvall and Janne Voutilainen are found under the ice in the spring, they are buried as martyrs to the labour cause. [more]
1938 United States of America The Congress of Industrial Organisations elects John L. Lewis as its first president[more]