Posts Tagged: labor
Villagers are resisting Korean steelmaker POSCO's project in India and hundreds of them are prepared to die rather than move.
2007 marks the 200th anniversary of the end of the trans-Atlantic slave trade but modern-day forms of slavery are devastating lives throughout much of the African world.
China wants to change its labor law in favor of workers and, according to Tim Costello, Brendan Smith, and Jeremy Brecher, foreign corporations are squawking.
The country's proposed legislation will not eliminate its labor problems.
Firestone Natural Rubber Company is facing increasing international scrutiny for exploiting the people and natural environment of Liberia.
Most undocumented workers come from a region heavily influenced by U.S. foreign policy. It's not a coincidence.
Accord wont help abused guest workers.
This op-ed ran in the Los Angeles Times on June 26, 2006.
This op-ed appeared in the Fort Worth Star-Telegram on June 11, 2006.
Peruvian elections will be notable for either marking a new neopopulist victory by a former military officer or the first woman Peruvian president.