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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…

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Blacklisted: The Full Story

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

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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.…

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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.…

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Unions celebrate victory as up to a million workers strike in Britain

Natasha Turner reports on the ‘biggest public-sector walkout since 1926’..…

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World Social Forum: update from Tunisia

Tim Baster and Isabelle Merminod meet some of the activists hoping that a better world is possible.…

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Dancing on Maggie Thatcher's grave

Alan Hughes on why he’ll be celebrating the passing of the Iron Lady.…

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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.…

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Miliband’s mistake: or how not to win the next election

Labour’s approach to trade unionists is all wrong, says John Millington.…

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Blacklisted author on trial – no justice

Construction industry leaders get off scot-free while conspiracy against workers continues, writes Dan Raymond-Barker.…

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