Tuesday, March 12, 2013

March 12 News Update

Each Monday-Friday, by 9AM Central, we’ll post links to news stories and analytical articles of interest to working people. Sometimes they will be accompanied by editorial commentary. Stories from the New York Times will be followed with a *. The Times pay wall policy allows free access to only about ten articles a month.

Cambodian Workers Camp Out, Hunger Strike Against Walmart and H&M - See more at: http://www.labornotes.org/#sthash.YOn2c1sR.dpuf
7.7% Is Likely a Short-Lived Low in the US Unemployment Rate
Victory for Howard University Dining Hall Workers
AFL-CIO Urges Use Of  TIFA to Address Worker Rights Abuses in Iraq
An Important Trade Agreement You Need to Know About
Railroad Workers United passes resolution supporting locked-out ILWU members
ILWU supporters rally in downtown Vancouver
City College of San Francisco Fights for Its Life
US ‘Corporate Tax Dodgers’ Keeping More Money Overseas
Mother Jones, Workers Resistance, and the Origins of Rank-and-File Unionism
Dissent Brews in the OSSTF
Aung San Suu Kyi support for copper mine outrages Burmese activists

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