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· December, 2011

Stories about Labor from December, 2011

A Radical Solution For Global Poverty: Open Borders

Various experts say that extreme poverty isn't inevitable. The most radical solution to drastically reducing global poverty would be, for many economic experts, opening the borders between countries and allowing...

China: Rural Migrant Workers’ Protests

Kazakhstan: Reactions to Strike Crackdown as Police Brutality Video Emerges

Clashes in the town of Zhanaozen, Kazakhstan, on December 16-17, 2011, when a labour strike suddenly broke out in violence, looting and arson leaving at least 14 dead and hundreds...

Street Vendor Life in China

Singapore: Latest Job Statistics

Singapore: Stories of Migrant Workers

The number of foreign workers in Singapore continues to rise but little is known about their working and housing conditions. Curious to know the personal stories of migrant workers in...

Brazil: Journalist Threatened at Belo Monte Dam Construction Site

India: Photos Of West Bengal Handicraft Fair

Russia: Interview With an “Overseas Filipino Worker”

Brazil: Constraining Identities Through “Aesthetic Standards”

Cuba: Same Old Story

Haiti: Business Wins, Haiti Loses

Nepal: Increase In Remittance

Bulgaria: 30,000 Protest Against Cuts and Pension Reform

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