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"Do not kill any more" - Two more workers burn themselves after late Kim Joo-Ik
[Photo by Lee Jeongwon, Workers and World] "Do not kill any more" - Two more workers burn themselves after late Kim Joo-Ik 27th October, 2003 It had been less than a week since Kim Joo-Ik, President of Hanjin Heavy Industries Union committed self-immolation, that Lee Hae-Nam, Pre...
Another Worker Driven to his Death in Korea
[Photo by Yoon Sunghyo, Ohmynews] Another worker driven to his death in Korea. On the morning of 17th of October, Kim Joo-Ik, President of the Hanjin Heavy Industries Union, was found dead on top of a crane within the factory grounds in Pusan, Korea. He had hung himself in the ea...
One million South Korean people and workers protested against the Unfair US beef import agreement and the neoliberal government policies!
[Photo : Tens of Thousands of people gathered with candlelight in the cetral area of Seoul] One million South Korean people and workers protested against the Unfair US beef import agreement and the neoliberal government policies! On June 10th, around one million people and worker...
ILO Calls for an End to Repression of Migrants
On March 25 the Governing Body of the ILO adopted a report made by the Committee on Freedom of Association supporting the right of migrant workers in Korea, regardless of status, to form and join labor union and calling for an end to measures such as targeted arrests and deportat...
RELEASE ANWAR HOSSAIN, PRESIDENT OF MIGRANT TRADE UNION, KCTU
ANWAR HOSSAIN, President of Migrant Trade Union ACTION ALERT: RELEASE ANWAR HOSSAIN, PRESIDENT OF MIGRANT TRADE UNION, KCTU STOP THE CRACKDOWN AGAINST MIGRANT WORKERS On May 14 at 1:00 a.m. Anwar Hossain, President of the Migrant Trade Union, KCTU, was forcibly arrested by over 3...
Uregent : Three Leaders of Migrants Trade Union Deported, Morning of Dec. 13!
Photo : Emergency Committee to Stop the Crackdown on MTU holding the press conference to denounce the forcible deportation of three MTU leaders on December 13th[Photo from Chamnews] Uregent : Three Leaders of Migrants Trade Union Deported, Morning of Dec. 13! Early this morning (...
International Day of Solidarity Action - KCTU protest in front of Egyptial Embassy
Korean Confederation of Trade Unions (KCTU) Newsletter February 8, 2011 International Day of Solidarity Action “Egyptian People’s Struggle is right!” “KCTU fully supports the protest of workers and people of Egypt!” The Egyptian peoples struggle against the 30 ...
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KCTU Statement on US-led war on Iraq(13th Feb)
Statement by the Korean Confederation of Trade Unions The U.S. should stop immediately the war against Iraq and the military threat imposed on Korean peninsula!! -- Participating in the international day of action for peace and against war on February 15 Facing the eve of war on I...
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