Featured stories about Labor
- Putting Faces on the Mysterious Disease Killing Nicaraguan Sugar Cane Workers 29 January 2014
- Cries of Discrimination as Israel Detains Undocumented African Immigrants 26 January 2014
- PHOTOS: 100,000 South Koreans Protest Election Scandal, Labor Clampdown 28 December 2013
- 4 Women Journalists Defying the Odds in Mexico City 24 December 2013
Latest stories about Labor
26 February 2014
The Dominican government has refused to allow a controversial Jamaican dancehall artist to enter the country on the grounds that he is a security threat. Netizens sound off on Twitter.
11 February 2014
In a country where electronics giant Samsung has enormous influence, the film is receiving little promotion and few screenings, but it is being met with positive reviews online.
22 January 2014
Madagascar's disappearing ecosystem cannot sustain its population any longer. But solutions do exist.
21 January 2014
Another damning case of foreign maid abuse has recently been exposed in Hong Kong. Activist groups are working together to end this modern-day slave system.
12 January 2014
The measures implemented by the Cuban state have been quite controversial.
9 January 2014
Amidst economic difficulties and bureaucratic obstacles, Peruvian volunteer firefighters manage to carry out their tasks with no other interest than serving the community.
3 January 2014
Cambodian police used live ammunition to disperse a strike by garment workers. It was described as the “worst state violence against civilians to hit Cambodia in fifteen years.”
27 December 2013
Thousands of Cambodian garment workers have joined a nationwide strike to press for a pay hike. Many workers also joined a protest rally organized by the opposition
24 December 2013
Several Southeast Asian governments were confronted with big street protests in 2013. In Thailand, street protesters are still actively pushing for the ouster of the incumbent government
Over 4,000 South Korean riot police broke into the headquarter of the nation's 2nd largest trade union center without a search warrant, angering South Korean net users.