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· September, 2016

Stories about Labor from September, 2016

After Months of Protest, Russian Coal Miners Finally Get Paychecks

It took a months-long protest and a hunger strike, but miners in Russia’s Rostov region are finally getting paid.

The Week That Was at Global Voices Podcast: Disturbing the Peace

This week, we take you to Ukraine, Russia, Singapore, India and Brazil.

Commemorating Biljana Garvanlieva, a Macedonian Filmmaker Who Gave Voice to Marginalized Women

"As an engaged documentary author my motivation is to break the existing image about women in Macedonia."

Singapore’s Foreign Domestic Workers Find Their Voices Online

"I was traumatized, frightened, and extremely sad. It was good intentions that brought me to work in Singapore and I cannot understand why I was treated so horribly."

In This Traditional Turkish Candy Shop, a Daughter Takes Her Turn

The Old City of Istanbul has long been a man's world. But inside one fifth-generation candy shop, times are changing.

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