The right to strike is basic to our democratic system. Unions equalize power between employers and employed. As long as that’s the case, workers will unionise to protect themselves.
Peter Harrison investigates how the poor make ends meet and Peter Stalker talks to one squatter family in India.
What trade unions offer. Joe Holland looks at the Philippines and Richard Kaziz at attempts to organize America's working poor.
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