Korean workers need your help again - today

Please take a moment to check out this very important online campaign we have today launched at the request of the Korean metal workers union, who are facing government and employer repression and violence: http://www.labourstart.org/kmwu And please spread…Read More

This weekend ...

This weekend, please take 15 minutes to do the following five things. It will really help. 1. Check out LabourStart's new Facebook page and click on the 'Like' button: http://www.facebook.com/pages/LabourStartorg/114200568660597 2. Let us know if you're…Read More

Five things you can do right now to help LabourStart

To all supporters of jailed South Korean trade unionists - First of all, a very happy new year to you all. I'd like to ask for your help with five things -- and doing all five will only take a few moments of your time: 1. If you've not yet filled in our…Read More

UnionBook - the social networking website for trade unionists

This weekend will see the public launch of UnionBook - the social networking website for trade unionists, sponsored by LabourStart. I wanted to make sure that all members of this cause knew about this in advance, in the hope that you will sign up and spread…Read More


Check out UnionBook - the social networking site for trade unionists: http://www.unionbook.org

Iran: No to whippings and executions of worker activists!

On May Day this year in Iran, two brave women - Sousan Razani and Shiva Kheirabadi - participated in open celebrations of the international workers' holiday. The regime considers this to be a crime and the women were arrested. They have just been sentenced…Read More

South Korean trade unionists - update

First of all, thanks to all of you for signing up to this important cause in Facebook. As of a few minutes ago, there were over 1,000 of us here. More important, 4,249 of us have sent messages of protest to the South Korean president. Those messages are…Read More
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