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Petition - Protect Artists From Sexual Harassment
Business  (tags: Federal Law, artists, sexual harassment, Workers rights, abuse, Staffing Agencies, misconduct, employees, Freelancers, safety standards, predatory practices, stronger protection )


- 59 days ago - forcechange.com
Ensure that artists and other employees in non-traditional work settings are protected from sexual harassment under federal law. Currently, federal law only protects certain types of workers from sexual harassment by their employers, despite the many...
Petition - South Korea: Liberate Labor Activists and Free Workforce From Oppression
Business  (tags: South Korea, labor activism, workforce, oppression, liberation, corruption, injustice, charges, imprisoned activists, wages and benefits, Human Rights Violations, Workers rights, advocates )


- 63 days ago - forcechange.com
Demand South Korea's president stop imprisoning advocates for workers' rights. While South Korean leadership assumes a public face of goodwill as it hosts the world's athletes, behind the persona still lingers another face of corruption and injustice.
Petition - Reinstate the 4200 Grasberg Mineworkers Now!
Business  (tags: Mining Industry, Workers rights, worker safety, social crisis, Reinstate, investments, Ethical Treatment, dirty business, conflicts, responsible behaviour, safety violations, prevention )


- 141 days ago - actions.sumofus.org
Right now, there'a a social crisis at the giant Grasberg gold and copper mine in West Papua, Indonesia. A recent solidarity mission by IndustriALL found workers and their families have been without income, access to credit, accommodation, education or...
Petition - Haribo: End Any Alleged Slave Labor
Business  (tags: slave labor, ethical concerns, sustainable business, fair work conditions, responsible sourcing, fair work conditions, worker safety, Workers rights, stronger controls, protection )


- 176 days ago - forcechange.com
Ensure allegations of slavery in Haribo's supply chain are investigated, and ensure all ingredients are ethically sourced. One of the world's largest confectionery companies has been accused of sourcing one of its key ingredients from suppliers...
Petition - Defend Worker Rights in France
Business  (tags: france, Workers rights, reforms, labor laws, Macron, protests, protection, defense )


- 211 days ago - forcechange.com
Abandon proposed labor reforms. French President Emmanuel Macron is seeking to impose a wave of reforms to his country's labor laws, but unions aren't happy.
Australian Workers Locked Out By Dairy Giant - Petition
Business  (tags: Australia, Lactailis Parmlalat, dairy, lock out, union, temporary workers, workers rights )

Sheryl
- 413 days ago - iufcampaigns.org
Workers at the Lactalis Parmalat dairy factory in Echuca, in Australias Victoria state, have been locked out since January 18 in a dispute over outsourcing and the use of temporary workers.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell Congress: Protect Workers' Right to Organize
Business  (tags: politics, obama, news, media, workers rights, workers rightslabor, society, labor, news, money, business, corporate, corruption )

AWAY AWHI
- 1316 days ago - act.credoaction.com
In recent years, in state capitols like Madison, Wisconsin, to the halls of Congress in Washington D.C., workers have been under relentless attack by big corporations and their powerful Republican allies.
Over 100 Years Ago, 123 Young Women Working In A Factory Never Came Home. It Changed Our Country.
Business  (tags: business, commerce, workers, Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire, Labor Day, workers rights, sweatshops, safety )

Robert
- 1330 days ago - upworthy.com
I have a hard time watching this and not getting terribly angry. Those 123 young women and 23 men who died in the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire on March 25, 1911, deserve to be remembered.
OP-ED: Death in the Human Workplace
Business  (tags: workplace issues, death, employers, workers rights, grieving, compassion, news, business, americans )

AWAY AWHI
- 1497 days ago - linkedin.com
When an employee's family member is ill or dying, we should be our most sympathetic
Guatemala Factory Supplying Walmart and Other US Retailers Stole $6 Million From Workers
Business  (tags: outsourcing, retailers, workers rights, theft )

Freya
- 1550 days ago - thenation.com
A factory company that made clothes for at least sixty American labels, including Macy's, JCPenney, Kohl's and Walmart, allegedly owes Guatemalan workers more than $6 million in back wages and benefits, according to an investigation by the Institute...
TAKE ACTION NOW! Canada: Tell the Canadian Olympic Committee (COC) That Rio Tinto Has No Place in the Olympic Games
Business  (tags: corporate, corruption, abuse, Rio Tinto, labor, workers rights, activism, politics, news, world, ethics, business )

AWAY AWHI
- 2165 days ago - labourstart.org
Mining giant Rio Tinto is the official Olympic supplier of the metal used to make the 2012 Olympic medals - yet it locked out 780 workers who are standing up against the company's aggressive contracting-out demands at a highly profitable aluminum smelter
Triangle Fire....American Experience
Business  (tags: Triangle Fire, Shirtwaste Factory, New York, Collective Bargaining, picketing, workers rights, unsafe working conditions, American Experience, Wisconsin )

Sheryl
- 2216 days ago - pbs.org
On March 25th , 1911, a deadly fire broke out in the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory in New York. When the 18-minute fire was over, 129 young women and 17 men had perished. This is what happens without collective bargaining. Don't forget that, it's your life.
Labour Start World Petiton Page ACTION
Business  (tags: business, laborers, world, corporate, ethics, workers rights, money )

Nancy
- 2250 days ago - labourstart.org
Act for the rights of laborers across the world.
Tell Firestone to Play Fair in Liberia!-Please Take Action!!
Business  (tags: corporate, business, humans, abuse, Liberia, workers rights, labor rights )

Tierney
- 3007 days ago - unionvoice.org
As sports fans gear up for the NFL Super Bowl next week, the Halftime show sponsor, Bridgestone/Firestone, continues to exploit workers on its rubber plantation in Liberia.
Workers of America: Wake Up! We All Need a Union!
Business  (tags: Workers rights, unions, organizing, protection )

Maryann
- 3419 days ago - organicconsumers.org
We workers of America, white collar, pink collar, blue collar, and no collar at all, have just gotten a wonderful example of the power of having a union. It's an example that should have every unorganized employee in America looking for a union organizer.
 

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