Blanca Velasquez left the country this month and suspended a two-year legal battle she has had with the government, according to the AFL-CIO's Solidarity Center.
On Sept.16, Mexico celebrated its two hundred and second independence day. Is independence slipping through the Mexican people's fingers?
The Paralympic Games' slogan is "inspire a generation" but life under Atos is killing us, disability campaigners warned today in a desperate plea to end its "tick-box tests."
Yamada said this disaster requires mobilizing international expertise along with an international inspection team.
More astute analysis highlights the appalling situation of South Africa's mining communities as being fertile ground for the crisis that has developed at Marikana.
The Labor Department, Colombia and the ILO signed another agreement to protect workers' rights, even as a hunger strike by Colombian workers continued.
The media were keen for a real wide split in the party. In truth, a lot of the members feared the same.
The squeeze on incomes for the 99% comes as the flow of euro-millions to Germany's 1% has been getting considerably more generous over the same period.
The reforms will mean the next generation of Spaniards will be completely deprived of permanent work - a throw-back to the 19th century.
"I am alive today," said Francois, now 47. "But part of the farming population is going to be sacrificed and is going to die because of this."