News Articles for "Labor Protests"
France considers amnesty for ransacking strikers
With its long vacations, short hours and myriad workers' rights, France has a reputation for being a hard place to do business. Now add this to the mix: A...read more
Protesting workers block rail lines to Cairo
Thousands of brick workers blocked railroad tracks from a southern city to Cairo for a second day Sunday to protest rising industrial oil prices, causing ...read more
The government of Bahrain has fallen short of commitments to recognize labor rights and prevent employment discrimination under a free trade agreement wit...read more
Greece: Labor protests restart with subway strike
Campaigning in Florida, President Barack Obama told supporters that his Republican challenger, Mitt Romney, doesn't represent change in the 2012 election. ...read more