Workers

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Name: Workers
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 20 mins ago - 11 reports

Workers to enjoy final summer fling: Local offices closing for Labor Day holiday

Commonly recognized by many as the last chance to enjoy warm weather, the Labor Day holiday will be accompanied by many closed local offices Monday.Among those closing for the holiday will be city offices in Canton, Woodstock, Holly Springs, Waleska, ... [Published Cherokee Tribune - 2 hours ago]
First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 13 reports

Market Basket employees make history

Market Basket workers, the little guys and gals, can take a bow and claim a victory in their battle with the big billionaires who employed them. Incredibly, they told the company's owners who the boss was going to be, refused to follow the orders of their ... [Published Portsmouth Herald - 3 hours ago]
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 6 reports

The harsh reality for trolley workers

SUPERMARKETS and shopping centres are under pressure to stamp out exploitation of trolley workers, after it’s been revealed some earn as little as $8 an hour. ... [Published Perth Now - 1 hour ago]
Entities: Workers, Supermarket
First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 3 reports

XINHUA - Union fury at 'assault' on Australian workers

Union fury at 'assault' on Australian workersContributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.SYDNEY, Aug. 29 (Xinhua) -- The Australian government is staring down a workers revolt on Friday, after details of a plan to allow employers to lower pay rates and dome-down language ... [Published Namibia Press Agency - 1 hour ago]
First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 4 reports

25 Indian workers arrested in Kuwait on murder charges

25 Indians in Kuwait have been arrested on murder charges on Friday. The External Affairs Ministry has reacted to the situation stating that India's Mission has taken up problems with Kuwaiti authorities and will soon provide necessary assistance. ... [Published IBNLive India News - 1 hour ago]
Entities: Kuwait, Workers, India
First reported 13 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 5 reports

Foreign worker plan to boost Aussie jobs

Source: AAP A NEW program allowing foreign workers to fill regional skill shortages will boost rather than undercut jobs for Australians, the government insists. ASSISTANT immigration minister Michaelia Cash says if businesses can't access labour, they ... [Published NEWS.com.au - 3 hours ago]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated 7 hours ago - 17 reports

Union takeaways from Market Basket

This summer’sSo, in honor of Labor Day, let’s celebrate the power of worker solidarity, when like-minded employees rally around a cause and fight together until they achieve it.Continue reading belowOne note, however: These particular workers are non ... [Published Boston Globe - 7 hours ago]
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 10 hours ago - 9 reports

FairPoint ends talks, imposes contract on workers

FairPoint has ended contract negotiations with the two unions representing about 2,000 telecommunications workers in Northern New England and is imposing a contract that unions have repeatedly rejected, according to a news release issued Thursday mor ... [Published VTDigger.org - 10 hours ago]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated 11 hours ago - 39 reports

Local Market Basket employees elated to be back at work

By Nicole Braziernbrazier@abc6.comThe Market Basket saga is finally over and the store's beloved chief is back in charge.Arthur T. Demoulas will buy out his rival cousin Arthur S for $1.5 billion.Like a political victory speech, Artie T. spoke to several ... [Published ABC6.com - 11 hours ago]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated 16 hours ago - 29 reports

Ebola oubtreak: Cases could exceed 20,000, WHO says

MSFMedicins Sans Frontieres (MSF) health workers prepare at ELWA's isolation camp during the visit of Senior United Nations (U.N.) System Coordinator for Ebola David Nabarro, at the camp in Monrovia August 23, 2014.As the outbreak has spread across borders ... [Published MSN Canada - 17 hours ago]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated 20 hours ago - 11 reports

LETTER: Celebrating the construction industry this Labor Day

As Texan families celebrate the unofficial end of summer this Labor Day weekend, I’d like to recognize the hard working men and women of the merit shop construction industry. America’s merit shop construction workers, the 86 percent of the industry that ... [Published Pasadena Citizen - 20 hours ago]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 31 reports

Ebola-infected doctor in Sierra Leone, Sahr Rogers, dies

A "#Bring Back Our Girls" campaigner takes part in a candlelight vigil in tribute for Ameyo Adadevoh and other Ebola victims in Abuja August 26, 2014. Adadevoh, a consultant physician and endocrinologist, died after contracting the deadly Ebola virus ... [Published MSN Canada - Aug 27 2014]

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"The most important thing is that everyone comes home from work" he said
"I was hoping to raise £1,000 with gift aid, so to raise that much is great. We had loads of people coming over to our gazebo to show support and offer donations."
...Here's one piece of advice he thought we could learn from the Communists: "They work on the assumption that if you call for big sacrifices people will respond to this and, moreover, the relatively smaller sacrifices will come quite naturally."
Ezra Vogel's biography of Deng Xiaoping asks: "Did any other leader in the twentieth century do more to improve the lives of so many? Did any other twentieth century leader have such a large and lasting influence on world history?" The answer to both questions is probably no...

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Löfven: "High earners will be taxed more" [Published Radio Sweden - 21 mins ago]
Social Democrat leader Stefan Löfven in a Swedish Radio studio. Photo: Mattias Ahlm/Sveriges Radio. Lyssna: "The government has weakened Swedish society" The leader of the opposition Social Democrats, Stefan Löfven, says he sees the Greens ...
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