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Inside China’s prisons

It’s difficult to know for sure how many political prisoners there currently are in China, but it’s safe to say that there are thousands of them.…

  • Fri Jul 8 09:52:00 2016
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Breaking the system designed to keep tea workers poor

Sabita Banerji reports on the challenge of securing labour rights for plantation workers in India. .…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Impeachment of Brazil’s Dilma Rousseff is a setback for the whole country

Increased political polarization has fueled the growth of the far right wing and repression of social movements, writes Sarah Roure.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Another Guatemalan banana union leader shot dead

On March 2nd, Guatemalan banana union leader, Miguel Angel Ramirez ofSITRABANSUR, was shot dead. SITRABANSUR, which is affiliated to BananaLinks Guatemala partner union UNSITRAGUA, was founded by Miguel Ramirezand his fellow workers at the 'Olga Maria' plantation in the PacificSouth of Guatemala in July 2007. Since then SITRABANSUR members havebeen harassed and threatened by private security hired by the company-Frutera Internacional Sociedad Anónima, supplier to Chiquita Brands-and 24 union…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Inside China's Prisons

Swinging open Chinas cell doors to hear whos inside, and why...…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Shared Planet

The people united will never be defeated!.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Enter stage left

A radical take on improving peoples physical and environmental security...…

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Blacklisted: Second Edition, The Full Story

Blacklisted, the second edition, gives the full story behind the illegal strategies that transnational construction companies used to keep union activists away from work.…

  • Thu Jul 14 06:41:16 2016
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Labour rights boost for Egypt

The inclusion of a union leader in the new cabinet bodes well, reports Public Services International.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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India takes on the World Trade Organization

The world’s largest democracy has come under criticism for blocking reforms that will only help the rich. Jemma Williams writes.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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