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· August, 2007

Stories about Labor from August, 2007

31 August 2007

Ukraine: Crimea

On the last day of summer, here's a translation of LJ user drugoi's photo report on his trip to Crimea, one of the favorite summer tourism destinations in the Soviet...

30 August 2007

Japan: Life out of a Manga Kissa

Results of a survey just released by the Japanese Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare has found that thousands of people across Japan bordering on poverty live their lives out...

South Korea: E.Land Workers Strike

China: Exploitation in Summer Holiday

Kyrgyzstan: Labour migration

27 August 2007

Bahrain: Getting Into Gear and Going All the Way…

Our topics range from the highbrow to the lowlife this week, with an exhortation to read more books from across the Arab world, a child’s misunderstanding of a word in...

24 August 2007

Russia: An “Oasis of Nonchalance”

August 19 marked sixteen years since the beginning of the Soviet Union's collapse. On this day, LJ user galerist (Marat Guelman, gallery owner from Moscow) happened to post a sketch...

Russia: Pensioners Back to Work

Cambodia: Best Rice in the World

22 August 2007

Czech Rebublic: “Imaginary Migrants”

Czech Rebublic, Slovakia: Tax Systems

Tanzania: How to shoot yourself in the foot

How to Shoot Yourself in the Foot is the lesson Tanzania’s parliament is delivering, at least for the time being, after its decision to suspend a Member of Parliament for...