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KCTU Statement : Violent Suppression of Ssangyong Motors Workers: A Declaration of War on Its Own People
[Statement] Violent Suppression of Ssangyong Motors Workers: A Declaration of War on Its Own People 5th, August In the morning of August 5th, the police started its raid to forcefully break the strike at Ssangyong Motors Pyeongtaek Plant, literally turning the factory into a war z...
Justice for Yongsan Evictees : Demands of Yongsan Evictees to the Seoul Metropolitan Government
Demands of Yongsan Evictees to the Seoul Metropolitan Government 1. Seoul Metropolitan Government’s responsibility regarding the Yongsan Massacre The Seoul Metropolitan Government is primarily responsible of the Yongsan Massacre, in which six people (5 evictees and 1 police o...
ITUC Urges to End brutal Attack against the striking workers of Ssangyong Motors
INTERNATIONAL TRADE UNION CONFEDERATION (ITUC) ITUC OnLine 123/270709 Korea: Brutal attack against the Ssangyong Motors Branch workers Brussels, 28 July 2009: In a letter ( http://www.ituc-csi.org/IMG/pdf/Protest_-_RE_police_violence_against_striking_workers_-_24-07-09.pdf ) last ...
We need Water, Food and Medical Attention!! - Urgent appeal from Ssangyong Motor workers
Urgent Appeal for Solidarity! Stop suppression of Ssangyong Motor workers’ strike! Lift the blockade! Negotiate! Police and management deny strikers access to food, water, medical treatment 29 July 2009 Update The 20 July police and management raid on the Korean Metal Workers’ Uni...
Union Members' Lives are at Stake!
Stop Brutal Raid against the Ssangyong Motor Workers! Our Union Members' Lives are at Stake! Please see video : http://www.tagstory.com/video/video_post.aspx?media_id=V000348803 For full text, please open the attached document - Ssangyong_August_5_Update.doc Yesterday, the co...
[Press Statement] KCTU Launching General Strike as of 22nd July!
[Press Statement on General Strike] KCTU Initiates General Strike and Sit-In Protest! Stop police suppression of Ssangyong Motors strike! Stop retrogressive revisions to labour and media laws! The KCTU announces that all affiliate unions will go on general strike as of 22n...
Disciplinary Action against KTU’s State-of-Affairs Declaration is Violation of Freedom of Speech
Disciplinary Action against KTU’s State-of-Affairs Declaration is Violation of Freedom of Speech On 18th June, the Ministry of Education, Science and Technology (MEST) announced that it will impose disciplinary measures on Korean Teachers and Education Workers Union (KTU), in fac...
Report on Recent ROK Government Repression of Public Sector Workers and Call for International Solidarity
Korean Confederation of Trade Unions 2nd Fl. Daeyoung Bld., 139 Youngdeungpo-2-ga, Youngdeungpo-ku, Seoul 150-032 Korea Tel.: +82-2-2670-9118 Fax: +82-2-2635-1134 E-mail: email@example.com http://kctu.org [KCTU newsletter, 2009] Report on Recent ROK ...
Call to Action : Stop Police Suppression against the Striking workers of Ssangyong Motors!
Stop Police Suppression against the Striking workers of Ssangyong Motors! Unionist’s wife is driven to her death… How many more have to die? "Lay-offs are Murder!" The KCTU firmly condemns the police clamp-down on striking workers of Ssangyong Motors, which restarted in the ...
[Monthly News] 2010 Directives of the KCTU: The KCTU will be at the forefront to stop labor oppression and protect democracy
2010 Directives of the Korean Confederation of Trade Unions] The KCTU will be at the forefront to stop labor oppression and protect democracy March 4, 2010 Labor rights are essential for democracy Korea’s Ministry of Labor denied the registration of the Korean Govern...