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Day: January 9, 2018

Unions call for increased dialogue with new Education Secretary

UK: Unions call for increased dialogue with new Education Secretary Topics in this post: Following the reshuffle of the UK government by Prime Minister Theresa May, educators have welcomed the nomination of Damian Hinds as Education Secretary, and anticipate an…

South Korea: Prominent union leader Lee Yeong-Ju detained after protest

Sister Lee had been staying at the KCTU office for two years since an arrest warrant was issued for her activities as general secretary of the organization, and particularly her role in organizing the People’s Mass Mobilization on 14 November…

Updates on the Current Mass Protests in Iran: “The political Prisoners Must be Freed”

At least 20 people have been killed and hundreds more have been arrested over the past 10 days. All 20 of the top most populated cities of Iran participated in the protests. The total population of the cities where protests…

Tehran bus workers & Haft Tapeh Sugarcane workers: Today’s protests by workers and the deprived people is the result of injustice!

Bus workers’ syndicate of Tehran and sugarcane workers’ syndicate of Haft Tapeh have issued a joint statement on the recent protest movement in Iran, stating that protesting masses have poured into streets because they are fed up with poverty, injustice…