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As part of a global campaign by trade unions to get union rights for workers employed in foreign subsidiaries of Deutsche Telekom, TUC General Secretary Brendan Barber and telecommunication union General Secretaries Billy Hayes of the CWU and Paul No...PDF version available for download
The TUC is today (Monday) going to the American Embassy to raise concerns about the way that several American states have introduced anti-union laws as a reaction to the global economic crisis.
Comments on the announcement from International Development Secretary Andrew Mitchell that the UK is no longer going to supply aid to a number of United Nations organisations including the International Labour Organisation (ILO).
"When I listen to the stories of the workers who didn't get any schooling it makes me very determined to give them all the help I can - even if it means staying up till 4am. It also made me want to learn more and read up so that when the stewards com...
Last night's BBC News at Ten with John Simpson showed harrowing images of Asian migrant workers in Dubai, and the dire living and working conditions that they find themselves in. The footage was provided by Anti-Slavery International. Over the ...
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