After the devastation of WWI, a commission was established to pursue a vision based on the premise that universal, lasting peace can be established only if it is based on social justice, and the ILO was founded.
Thousands of elementary and secondary school teachers in Puerto Rico carried out a two day strike to protest a raid on their pension plans.
CODIR says it regards the current period as an important opportunity to put effective pressure on the government of President Hassan Rouhani.
Port unions in 10 nations demonstrated against multinational furniture giant Ikea's lockout of 350 Teamsters workers.
Everyone has the right to work, to free choice of employment, to just and favorable conditions of work and to protection against unemployment.
On November 18, 1944 in Cuba, the Popular Socialist Youth was founded, as a continuation of the Cuban Revolutionary Youth.
American CEOs and boards of directors should take note of Pope Francis' recent suspension of the "Bishop of Bling."
Overburdened U.S. diplomats are not pushing the Colombian government to live up to its written commitments on workers' rights and other rights that Colombia agreed to fulfill.
International union organizations are joining a drive to free top Colombian labor leader Huber Ballesteros "without delay."
The revolt was led by Carlos Manuel de Céspedes. Céspedes, himself a plantation owner, freed his slaves and invited them to join the rebellion.