Workers Struggles

The struggles of the international working class.

Workers Struggles: Asia, Australia and the Pacific
25 February 2017
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Workers Struggles: Europe, Middle East & Africa
24 February 2017
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Spanish dockworkers threaten to strike
24 February 2017
Dockers are facing a savage attack on their working conditions by the Popular Party-led government, port companies and the European Union.

Man deported from US jumps to death at Mexican border crossing
24 February 2017
Guadalupe Olivas Valencia was deported for a third time after attempting to cross back into the US, where he had previously worked.

Union seeks to block strike, impose givebacks on Rockford, Illinois school employees
21 February 2017
The American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees is attempting to force a sellout contract on the 900 bus drivers, paraprofessionals and food service workers.

Workers Struggles: The Americas
21 February 2017
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New Zealand: Taylor Preston meat workers take industrial action
21 February 2017
The Meat Workers Union is seeking to isolate and wear down the workers at the Wellington factory in order to impose a sell-out contract.

A wave of class struggles in Sri Lanka: Workers must fight for a socialist program to defend their rights
18 February 2017
The series protests of private and public sector workers are a sign of the mass social upheavals to come against the pro-US government and the capitalist class as a whole.

Workers Struggles: Asia, Australia and the Pacific
18 February 2017
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Workers Struggles: Europe, Middle East & Africa
17 February 2017
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Tensions mount in Chilean copper miners strike
16 February 2017
The walkout at Escondida, the largest copper mine in the world, follows a similar strike at Las Bambas, neighboring Peru’s largest mine.

Eighty years since the victory of the Flint sit-down strike—Part two
16 February 2017
This is the conclusion of a two-part series on the 44-day battle by US autoworkers in 1936-37 that forced General Motors, the world’s largest industrial enterprise, to recognize the recently founded