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· December, 2007

Stories about Labor from December, 2007

Brazil: A visit to Pakistan

China: Hospital Sues Local Governments

Brazil: An end of year reminder about slavery

Philippines: Philippine Nationals in Pakistan

Poland: Ecology, Coal Mines, Iraq

Ukraine: Yulia Tymoshenko and Coal Miners

Yulia Tymoshenko returned as Ukraine's prime minister on Dec. 18. Five days later, she was in Donetsk region, visiting the site of Ukraine's worst coal mining accident, the troubled Zasyadko...

Uzbekistan: The Plight of Labor Migrants

Russia: Christmas Tree Decorations

Here is a holiday season story that's got very little of the traditional holiday spirit in it. Posted by LJ user souffrante and accompanied by Valeriy Leushev's photos, it's as...

Albania: On Corruption and Bribery

Russia: North Korean Laborers

Iraq: Iraqi Refugees in Syria

Jordan: A Doctor's Journey

Iraq: The Suffering of Iraqis

While we have touched on the plight of Iraqi refugees in neighbouring Arab countries previously, nothing compares to the real misery they are facing away from their homes and jobs...

Brazil: Respecting Bolivian immigrants

South Korea: Civil Organization to Expel All Illegal Aliens

Haiti: Restavek

Taiwan: Migrant Worker Rally-“I want my day off!!”

On International Human Rights Day, the dogfighting politics of the two major parties still occupied the front pages in Taiwan's mass media. The politicians consume the terms “democracy” and “freedom”...

China: Migrant Worker Song

South Korea: Unionists Deported

Bahrain: Country on Holiday

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