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Uni students demand £860 each for lectures missed during staff strikes

Uni students demand £860 each for lectures missed during staff strikes

They could lose 14 days of lectures due to industrial action planned in February and March.
Hong Kong Reports Its First Coronavirus Death as Outbreak Widens

Hong Kong Reports Its First Coronavirus Death as Outbreak Widens

Macau says it will close its casinos for two weeks, and Japan has quarantined a cruise ship with 3,700 people aboard. The number of cases and deaths in China continued to rise fast.
Hong Kong Tightens Border as Medical Workers Call for Shutdown

Hong Kong Tightens Border as Medical Workers Call for Shutdown

More than 2,500 hospital employees went on strike, demanding a complete closing of traffic from mainland China to lessen the risk of spreading coronavirus.
Hong Kong Tightens Border as Medical Workers Call for Shutdown

Hong Kong Tightens Border as Medical Workers Call for Shutdown

More than 2,500 hospital employees went on strike, demanding a complete closing of traffic from mainland China to lessen the risk of spreading coronavirus.
Hong Kong Tightens Border as Medical Workers Call for Shutdown

Hong Kong Tightens Border as Medical Workers Call for Shutdown

More than 2,500 hospital employees went on strike, demanding a complete closing of traffic from mainland China to lessen the risk of spreading coronavirus.
Privatizing the United States Army Was a Mistake

Privatizing the United States Army Was a Mistake

The strike that began in 2050 puts our country at risk.
G.M. Making Detroit Plant a Hub of Electric and A.V. Efforts

G.M. Making Detroit Plant a Hub of Electric and A.V. Efforts

A factory whose survival was a central issue in last year’s 40-day strike will get a $2.2 billion infusion for next-generation vehicles.

Union Leader Emerges as the Public Face of French Strike

Philippe Martinez has used the strike to revive his moribund movement and rise as a visible counterpoint to President Emmanuel Macron.

Union Leader Emerges as Public Face of French Strike

Philippe Martinez has used the strike to revive his moribund movement and rise as a visible counterpoint to President Emmanuel Macron.
Protests Close Louvre Museum in Paris on 44th Day of Pension Strikes

Protests Close Louvre Museum in Paris on 44th Day of Pension Strikes

Dozens of protesters blocked the entrance to the Louvre museum and forced the famous Paris landmark to close Friday while they denounced the French government’s plans to overhaul the pension system.

French Strikers Shut Down the Louvre, Setting a New Target in a Pension Fight

Protesters angry about the government’s pension reforms prevented visitors from entering the museum, which is one of the French capital’s most visited sites.

French Strikers Shut Down the Louvre, Setting a New Target in a Pension Fight

Protesters angry about the government’s pension reforms prevented visitors from entering the museum, which is one of the French capital’s most visited sites.
In Paris, Even the Ballet Dancers Are on Strike

In Paris, Even the Ballet Dancers Are on Strike

Paris Opera Ballet performers now retire at 42 with a full pension. France, which wants to tighten retirement rules for everyone, has walked back its original proposals, but no one is happy.
At the Heart of France’s Long Strikes, a Fight Between the Haves and the Have-Nots

At the Heart of France’s Long Strikes, a Fight Between the Haves and the Have-Nots

A protest over President Emmanuel Macron’s pension overhaul, now in its sixth week, is amplified by 200 years of French history.
At the Heart of France’s Long Strikes, a Fight Between Haves and Have-Nots

At the Heart of France’s Long Strikes, a Fight Between Haves and Have-Nots

A protest over President Emmanuel Macron’s pension overhaul, now in its sixth week, is amplified by 200 years of French history.
Oil Refineries Join Transport Workers as France Anti-Macron Govt Strikes Enter 34th Day

Oil Refineries Join Transport Workers as France Anti-Macron Govt Strikes Enter 34th Day

Government and unions appeared far apart after talks resumed Tuesday over proposed pension reforms that have triggered record-setting strikes.
French Railway's Anti-Macron Strike Enters 29th Day, Becomes Longest Ever

French Railway's Anti-Macron Strike Enters 29th Day, Becomes Longest Ever

Rail strikes against govt plans to reform France's retirement system marked a new milestone Thursday, surpassing even the strikes of the 1980s
Macron Stands by Contested Pension Plan, Despite Pressure From Marathon Strike

Macron Stands by Contested Pension Plan, Despite Pressure From Marathon Strike

In his annual New Year's Eve speech, President Emmanuel Macron of France hinted there could be changes to his plan, though he insisted “fear shouldn’t mean inaction.”
Macron Stands by Contested Pension Plan, Despite Pressure From Marathon Strike

Macron Stands by Contested Pension Plan, Despite Pressure From Marathon Strike

In his annual New Year's Eve speech, President Emmanuel Macron of France hinted there could be changes to his plan, though he insisted “fear shouldn’t mean inaction.”
A French union cut power to an Amazon facility in support of workers

A French union cut power to an Amazon facility in support of workers

Electric rebellions are the latest innovation in French labor strikes.