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April 19, 1911

More than 6,000 furniture workers go on strike in Grand Rapids, Michigan, over hours, wages, working conditions, and the right to bargain collectively. The strike – which affected nearly all of the 60+ furniture manufacturers in the city – lasted throughout the summer, bringing much of the city to a standstill for four months. 13 more words


Death of New Zealander in drone strike generates controversy

Source: Yemen Post, by Shaher Abdulhak Saleh, April 17,2014

Since it emerged that two New Zealanders were killed in a US-led drone strike last November in Yemen, rights organizations and other NGOs once again called for an immediate review of Washington’s extra-territorial counter-terror strategy, arguing that such targeted killings cannot be justifies within the parameters of the law. 229 more words

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Teachers to debate summer strike

Teachers to debate summer strike http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-27036063
Do you agree with teachers going on strike or not?

April 18, 2005

Members of Columbia’s Graduate Student Employees United and Yale’s Graduate Student Employees and Students Organization begin a five-day strike for union recognition. It was the first multi-university strike by Ivy League graduate students.


LASU Lecturers To Start Fresh Strike On April 29

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Lagos State University (LASU), Ojo Chapter, on Thursday threatened to go on strike at the expiration of another 14-day ultimatum it declared on April 15. 596 more words


ضلع غذر میں ہونے والے احتجاج کی کچھ تصویری جھلکیاں

ضلع غذر میں ہونے والے احتجاج کا آج تیسرا دور بھی گزر گیا۔ لوگوں نے بھر پُور انداز میں اپنا احتجاج ریکارڈ کرایا۔ غذر کے ہیڈکوارٹر میں ہونے والے احتجاج کی کچھ تصویری جھلکیاں۔

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