"We are working in close conjunction with Justice for Colombia in Great Britain on the political prisoners campaign," says USW Senior Counsel Dan Kovalik.
World leaders must pivot and focus the international economy - and its recovery - on getting workers into jobs, union leaders will tell international leaders meeting in Cannes, France.
Workers in Mexico are facing repression from the Mexican government and corporations, and more and more working people in Mexico are being driven into poverty.
Jakarta stopped workers from traveling to Saudi Arabia after the beheading there of a 54-year-old Indonesian migrant worker June 17.
The company cited $100 million in losses the strike has caused and the union's refusal to cooperate in dealing with declining mail volumes.
180 Vietnamese migrant workers building a wharf in Inchon, South Korea, launched one brief strike in July, 2010, and another last January.
The leader of the independent bus drivers union in Tehran, Iran, was released on bond from Iranian prisons.
Those in the ruling circles intend to complete the transformation of the country into a totalitarian state.