May Day plans in Port-au-Prince: Textile Unions

From PLASIT — TEXTILE UNIONS’ PLATFORM Workers of all factories, laborers, Labor Organizations, popular organizations, students, street vendors, progressives and all those who are struggling to make a living: come and join the March on May Day 2015 to demand: A minimum wage of at least 500 gourdes and all arrears retroactive to October 2014; [...]

Workers in Haiti force employers to negotiate!

Workers in Haiti struggle militantly, using strike actions to force employers to negotiate! ___ UPDATE on the Struggle in Subcontractor Factories A report from Batay Ouvriye April 2015 This is an assessment of the general situation in the subcontracting sector, particularly in the Apaid group and the Korean factories such as DKDR. Workers in the [...]

May Day – International Workers’ Day!

Join us for May Day, May 1st, at 5:30pm at the government center in downtown Miami. May 1st is International Workers’ Day! Let’s mark this day and commit to continuing the struggles that brought the 8-hour workday and fought for a different arrangement of society. Let’s organize for immediate gains, like higher wages. But let’s [...]