Posts Tagged ‘strike’

Half A Million South Korean Workers Walk Off Jobs In General Strike

Above Photo: Members of the Korean Health and Medical Workers Union, a KCTU affiliate, gather in front of the Ministry of Health and Welfare in Sejong City, South Korea, on June 23, 2021, to demand improved working conditions and expand public health care. KCTU. On October 20, at least half a million workers in South […]

Let’s Restore The Legal Right To Strike

Above Photo: A truck hauls a piece of John Deere equipment from the factory past workers picketing outside of the John Deere Davenport Works facility on October 15, 2021 in Davenport, Iowa. Scott Olson/Getty Images. Happy Striketober. Now’s The Perfect Time To Fight For The Right To Return To A Job Once A Strike Is […]

Taxi Drivers Plan Hunger Strike For Debt Relief

Above Photo: Taxis parked in protest at New York City Hall. (RBLFMR / Shutterstock) A Group Of Protesters Hope The Action Will Force A New Plan From City Hall To Help Them Pay Off What They Owe On Medallion Loans. After 30 days of protesting outside City Hall, a group of New York City taxi medallion […]

More Palestine prisoners to join hunger strike

More Palestinian prisoners will join the hunger strike in Israeli jails should the Israel Prison Service (IPS) not meet their demands and lift its sanctions, Quds Press reported on Friday. According to a statement issued by the Palestinian Prisoner Society (PPS), Quds Press said that the “resistance programme” for the prisoners inside Israeli jails “is […]

Hospitalised Palestinian prisoner enters 86th day of hunger strike

Today marks the 86th day of Miqdad Al-Qawasmeh’s hunger strike, protesting against his continued administrative detention—being held without charge or trial. Last week, the International Red Cross expressed concern for Miqdad and another prisoner, Kayed Nammoura’s well-being, saying that there were concerns “about potentially irreversible consequences of such prolonged hunger strikes to their health and […]

160,000 Metalworkers In South Africa Are On Strike

Above Photo: Sharon Seretlo/Gallo Images. Union metalworkers in South Africa, organized in NUMSA, are on an unlimited strike for an 8-percent wage increase. On October 5, the South African National Union of Metalworkers (NUMSA) called for an indefinite strike (a strike without a set end date) to demand an 8-percent increase in wages — and 160,000 […]

Recaptured Palestinian prisoner starts hunger strike in protest of ‘inhumane’ conditions

An Israeli court formally indicted this week the six recaptured Palestinian prisoners, who last month achieved a historic escape from a maximum security Israeli prison last month that shocked the world.  The prisoners, all of whom are from the area of Jenin in the northern occupied West Bank, were recaptured within hours of each other […]

Washington State Is Hiring “Strike Team” For Secured Isolation/Quarantine Facility

Leftist governor Jay Inslee established an isolation and quarantine facility in Centralia and is now seeking to hire a “strike team” to provide services, security and management to the facility. Patient check-in is said to be voluntary but you cannot leave without notifying the staff. The state provides around-the-clock security. While this sounds innocuous to […]

Afghan Survivors of Failed U.S. Drone Strike: Sorry Is ‘Not Enough’

Afghan survivors of the failed U.S. drone strike that killed 10 innocent civilians, including seven children, say “sorry” is not enough and are demanding accountability. On Friday, U.S. Central Command commander General Kenneth McKenzie admitted that the man targeted in the drone strike was aid worker Zemari Ahmadi, who had no connections with ISIS or […]

Update: Drone Strike Thought To Have Taken Down ISIS Actually Hit A Chuck E. Cheese In Ohio

Update: Drone Strike Thought To Have Taken Down ISIS Actually Hit A Chuck E. Cheese In Ohio WASHINGTON, D.C.—The Biden administration has unleashed another devastating strike on ISIS-K, blowing one of their hideouts to smithereens. The strike is said to have taken out dozens of high-ranking ISIS-K officials, crippling the hierarchy and infrastructure of the […]

Afghan Survivors Of U.S. Drone Strike Say Apology ‘Is Not Enough’

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Sorry is not enough for the Afghan survivors of an errant U.S. drone strike that killed 10 members of their family, including seven children. Emal Ahmadi, whose 3-year-old daughter Malika was killed on Aug. 29, when the U.S. hellfire missile struck his elder brother’s car, told The Associated Press on Saturday […]

US military admits ‘tragic mistake’ in Kabul drone strike that killed 10 civilians

In a U-turn, the United States military admitted on Friday that a drone strike that killed multiple civilians in Afghanistan last month was an error. “The strike was a tragic mistake,” Marine Gen. Frank McKenzie, head of US Central Command, told a Pentagon news conference. The Pentagon said an internal review revealed that only civilians […]

Pentagon Reverses Itself, Calls Deadly Kabul Strike An Error

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon retreated from its defense of a drone strike that killed multiple civilians in Afghanistan last month, announcing Friday that a review revealed that only civilians were killed in the attack, not an Islamic State extremist as first believed. “The strike was a tragic mistake,” Marine Gen. Frank McKenzie, head of […]

US will help Israel strike further normalisation pacts: Blinken

Secretary of State Antony Blinken vowed today to help Israel normalize relations with additional countries in the Muslim and Arab worlds as he commemorated the one-year anniversary of former President Donald Trump’s Abraham Accords. Blinken said the Biden administration would “continue to build on the successful efforts of the last administration to keep normalisation marching […]

MSNBC Guest: It’s Time to Drone Strike Americans Who Oppose Vaccine Mandates

Americans who oppose unconstitutional vaccine mandates should be treated as “bioterrorists” and killed with drones, a recent MSNBC contributor said. “Anti-vaccine and anti-mask anti-science conspiracy theory-spreading leading activists are bioterrorists. Period,” author Frank Schaeffer said during an appearance on MSNBC’s The ReidOut last week. “They should be treated as such. Drone strikes on selected worst offender pod-casters anyone?” […]

Ten Thousand UAW Members Gear Up For A Strike Vote At John Deere

Above Photo: Though John Deere factory workers are divided politically, they have one thing in common, says UAW Local 74 member Chris Laursen: “Everybody’s sick of Deere and sick of the International and ready to stick it to them.” Charles & Hudson. Ten thousand production and warehouse workers for the farm equipment manufacturer John Deere […]

GOP Rep. Banks: ISIS-K Will Gain Possession of U.S. Military Equipment, One Drone Strike Won’t Stop More Attacks

On Saturday’s broadcast of the Fox News Channel’s “Fox & Friends,” Rep. Jim Banks (R-IN) stated that the drone strike against ISIS-K isn’t going to stop further attacks and warned that ISIS-K will end up in possession of U.S. military equipment and use it in “a much more lethal and dangerous way than the Taliban […]

Nabisco Workers In Georgia On Strike

BCTGM International President Anthony Shelton issued the following statement in support of members of BCTGM Local 42 (Atlanta, Ga.) who are on strike against Nabisco in Norcross, Ga.: “Early this morning, members of Local 42 at the Nabisco distribution center outside Atlanta joined their Brothers and Sisters in Portland, Ore., Aurora, Col., Richmond, Va. and Chicago, Ill. in striking Nabisco. Nabisco […]

Chicago Nabisco Workers Join Strike In Four US States

Above Photo: Nabisco workers on strike in Chicago. Jan Walker. Nabisco bakery workers in Chicago, Illinois, have joined a strike of plant workers across four states against brutal working conditions, low pay and a proposed two-tier health care system demanded by management even as the company rakes in record profits. They join workers on strike […]

A Miners’ Strike Fed By Solidarity

Above photo: Hamilton Nolan. ‘One day longer.’ Meet the coal miners who have been on strike for more than five months. Over 1,100 union coal miners in Brookwood, Alabama, have been on an unfair labor practices strike against Warrior Met Coal for over five months. For five months, workers and their families have been holding the line, […]

PATCO Strike: Reflections On An Ominous Anniversary

Above Photo: Members of the Professional Air Traffic Controllers Organization picket outside a Federal Aviation Administration air route control facility in Leesburg, Virginia, on Aug. 5, 1981. Budd Gray/AP Photo. This week marks the 40th anniversary of an illegal strike by the Professional Air Traffic Controllers Organization (PATCO) that was decisively broken by President Ronald Reagan.  […]

Rapture Alert: Israel warns they are now ‘ready to strike Iran’ after new report reveals 10 weeks from nuclear weapon

Defense Minister Benny Gantz (C) and Foreign Minister Yair Lapid (R) addressing foreign ambassadors at the Foreign Ministry in Jerusalem, August 4, 2021. (Israel Foreign Ministry) Israeli Defense minister tells envoys from UNSC members the time has come for tangible actions — including military — against Tehran as hardline president comes into office Iran is […]

Iran Behind Strike on Israeli-Managed Tanker?

By Stephen Lendman Source On July 30, Israeli-owned Zodiac Maritime said an attack on the Liberian-flagged Japanese-owned Mercer Street tanker it manages killed two crew members onboard. The incident occurred in the Arabian Sea off the coast of Oman. According to Tehran-based Al-Alam News, attacking the Mercer Street was in response to Israeli aggression on […]

Palestinian Detainees Stage Hunger Strike to Protest “Administrative Detention”

23 July 2021  By Staff The Palestinian Prisoners Club announced that 5 Palestinian detainees have staged a hunger strike, in support of 8 other prisoners who are currently on an open hunger strike in protest of the “administrative detention” policy. The club stated that the prisoners, Alaa El-Din Khaled Ali, Ahmed Abdel-Rahman Abu Sale, Muhammad […]

Railway Workers Strike Amidst Wave Of Transportation Struggles

Above Photo: Military Police fire tear gas grenades at Francisco Morato station during rail strike. Diário da CPTM. A strike by São Paulo railway workers last Thursday, July 15, shut down an important section of public transport in Brazil’s largest city over the demand for higher wages. More than 40 stations and four railway lines […]

Why Many In Colombia Embark On New Strike

Social organizations called new strikes for Tuesday, Colombia’s Independence Day, to demand that Congress passes legislation on economic policy, peace and human rights. The latest strike was called by the National Strike Committee more than 80 days after it’s initial April 28 strike sparked protests throughout Colombia that have continued in the cities. The initial […]

Biden’s Vaccine “Strike Force” Plan Stinks Of Desperation

If there is one rule liberty minded people need to remember, it is that the establishment does not like losing control of the narrative. And when they do, noticeably weird things start to happen. For example, it is becoming painfully obvious that the narrative on the experimental mRNA “vaccines” has slipped right through the fingers […]

The Right to Be Let Alone: What to Do When COVID Strike Force Teams Come Knocking

“Experience teaches us to be most on our guard to protect liberty when the government’s purposes are beneficent.”—Supreme Court Justice Louis D. Brandeis A federal COVID-19 vaccination strike force may soon be knocking on your door, especially if you live in a community with low vaccination rates. Will you let them in? More to the point, […]

Lightning Strike Destroys George Floyd Mural in Toledo

A lightning strike has completely destroyed a mural of George Floyd that was erected in Toledo. Oh no, how awful. After the mural collapsed, people were initially unaware of the cause, with one city inspector commenting it was “just age – it just came away,” noting that the mural had been bowing. Toledo’s George Floyd […]

Government document instructs vaccine “strike force” teams how to clear buildings, violate trespass laws and flag anti-vaxxers for forced quarantines

A government document that has recently surfaced offers horrifying details on how door-to-door “strike force” vaccine enforcement teams plan to operate. Labeled, “Community Health Ambassador Outreach Door Knocking Project,” a now-public document published by the government of Lake County, Illinois, instructs “ambassadors” to: Violate “no soliciting” restrictions and illegally trespass onto private property. Impersonate Health Dept. officials […]

Powered by WordPress | Designed by: Premium WordPress Themes | Thanks to Themes Gallery, Bromoney and Wordpress Themes