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A number of Dail deputies including Richard Boyd Barrett and Brid Smith staged a protest outside the Department of Transport Office on Leeson Lane, Leeson Street, today to highlight what they describe as the ministers “astonishing silence and indifference” over the current bus dispute in the capital. 115 more words
ETUC General Secretary slams British TUC’s General Secretary as a hypocrite
I recently read that Francis O’Grady, General Secretary of the British TUC, warned companies that there will be “no hiding place” if they exploit their workers. 154 more words
The high turnover in retail makes organizing a huge challenge. But a thousand workers at eight Zara stores in Manhattan beat the odds and unionized. 94 more words
Labor Day is a United States federal holiday observed on the first Monday in September celebrating the economic and social contributions of workers.
The first Labor Day holiday was celebrated on Tuesday, September 5, 1882, in New York City, in accordance with the plans of the Central Labor Union. 126 more words