Posts Tagged: Unions
Washington's pursuit of trade with Colombia — encapsulated by the recent U.S.-Colombia free-trade agreement — is abetting human rights abuses and marginalizing Colombian activists.
Twenty years since its passage, NAFTA has displaced workers on both sides of the U.S.-Mexico border, depressed wages, weakened unions, and set the terms of the neoliberal global economy.
U.S.-Mexican relations might look at little different in the age of Obama, but the Bush-era priorities remain the same.
Immigration reform must address not only who is coming over the border to work but why they are doing it.
Organizing is still a life-threatening proposition in many workplaces around the 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.