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The Rise of Feminist Labor Unions in Japan

The Rise of Feminist Labor Unions in Japan

Although there are very strong labor protections and anti-discrimination laws on the books in Japan, they are often evaded through the proliferation of contingent employment and ignored with lame appeals to “cultural traditions” Female workers routinely experience sexual harassment, workplace bullying and lack of career advancement. 

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Workers vs. Bezos

Workers vs. Bezos

Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos is the richest man in modern history. Meanwhile, Amazon employees face low wages, brutal workloads, inability to take time off and, crucially, union busting.

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Inspiration From new Movements

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Inspiration From new Movements

These days stewards are tasked with wrestling with some pretty big strategy questions.

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Advice From an Experienced Labor Lawyer

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Advice From an Experienced Labor Lawyer

Advice from Ken Page, a labor attorney who has represented unions and their members for more than two decades.

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The Tunisian Inspiration: Countering Authoritarianism with Social Justice Unionism

The Tunisian Inspiration: Countering Authoritarianism with Social Justice Unionism

Looking around the world today, it may seem bleak. Crackdowns on civil liberties and worker rights are happening everywhere. Yet whenever and wherever basic rights are under attack, there always will be people resisting.

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