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Cotton and Revolution: Is the Government Afraid of Mahalla's Workers?

Workers in Mahalla returned to their posts on Sunday after a ten day strike demanding the provision of their yearly bonus which was denied to them having been promised last year. 569 more words


Unite to ballot Sean Graham staff on strike action over health and safety concerns

Poverty-pay staff working without protective barriers and without opportunity to take comfort breaks

Davy McMurray, Unite Regional Officer, confirmed his union is to ballot members working in the Sean Graham betting chain over management failure to address staff health and safety concerns: 175 more words

Press Releases

When can a strike action by health professionals be deemed ethical? Japheth Mati

The epidemic of health workers’ strikes that has gripped Kenya in the last few years raises questions as to the government’s commitment to ensure the fulfilment of ‘Right to Health’, as constitutionally guaranteed. 1,088 more words

Common Good

U.K. Anti-Austerity Protesters Target Ruling Conservative Party's Annual Conference

Tens of thousands of anti-austerity protesters marched through the U.K.’s northern city of Manchester on Sunday in a rally timed to coincide with the ruling Conservative Party’s annual conference. 205 more words

Junior Doctors To Be Balloted On Strike Action

Junior Doctors are being Balloted over Industrial Action. Junior Doctors in England are being Balloted over Industrial Action over Government Plans to introduce contracts from August 2016. 198 more words


Killer contract could mean Junior Doctors strike - Workers unite!

Petition reaches 45,000 for strike action amongst Junior Doctors.

“..Andrew Collier, co-chair of the UK Junior Doctors Committee, said. ‘We will resist a contract that is bad for patients, bad for junior doctors and bad for the NHS.’..” 112 more words

UK Politics

Palestinian children in Gaza City play in the rubble of buildings

Palestinian children in Gaza City play in the rubble of buildings that were also reportedly destroyed during the 50-day war last year.