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Bring workers’ rights back into fashion

Angered by the avoidable tragic factory collapse at Rana Plaza, Bangladesh, Mari Marcel Thekaekara looks at how we’ve regressed on employment.…

  • Thu May 2 06:26:00 2013
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Overseas Filipino Workers – heroes at home, exploited abroad

In Qatar, Iris Gonzales is surrounded by fellow Filipinos forced to find jobs away from their families.…

  • Thu Apr 25 05:54:00 2013
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Argument: Should prostitution be legalized?

Human rights lawyer Dianne Post and writer and filmmaker Bishakha Datta go head-to-head.…

  • Mon Apr 1 11:43:00 2013
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Why won’t Adidas pay-up in Indonesia?

The sportswear giant has lost contracts worth over $10 million because of its refusal to settle a $1.8-million debt to workers.…

  • Fri Dec 7 10:30:00 2012
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Animal abuse leads to human abuse

Chris Grezo explains why the meat industry is unreformable.…

  • Thu Nov 29 05:02:00 2012
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Turkish authorities target trade unions

Protesters have taken to the streets of Istanbul after dozens are imprisoned during a major police crackdown on union activists.…

  • Wed Jul 25 07:26:00 2012
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The unpalatable reality of working for Apple

A fresh wave of reports unveiling exploitation in the iPad empire are forcing Apple to clean up up its act, reports Mark Engler.…

  • Sun Apr 1 09:46:00 2012
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What's in a strike?

As Britain’s public sector workers gear up for mass action, Leeds collective the Really Open University explain why downing tools is still the best way to challenge employers and the government.…

  • Wed Jun 29 07:55:00 2011
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Mayday on May Day

We've 'moved on' to a brave new world in which, says Mari Marcel Thekaekara, you have to swim with the tide..…

  • Fri May 20 04:28:00 2011
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Travels in hyper-reality – two weeks in Dubai

A glitzy, gaudy world, built on oil and cheap migrant labour – Sokari Ekine is not impressed.…

  • Thu Jun 10 09:00:39 2010
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