labor conditions - updates

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SONA 2015: Fewer labor strikes under Aquino

Jul 27, 2015 - 8:49 PM

A labor group attributes the lower number of strikes to aggressive union busting

PROTEST. Labor groups protest in front of the labor department during the Global Day of Action for the Right to Strike, February 18 2015. Photo from Kilusang Mayo Uno

Officially 'unemployed' on Labor Day

May 01, 2014 - 3:02 PM

Our generation is challenged to ensure that the hard won rights by labor movements are kept

Workers find ways: The farm worker

Sep 15, 2013 - 7:45 AM

Farm worker wins lawsuit against hacienda boss in Negros

UPHIL BATTLE. Jolu shares experiences in asserting his rights as sugar farm worker in Negros. Photo by Daniel Rudin/Rappler

Workers find ways: The coop worker

Sep 15, 2013 - 7:45 AM

Young cooperative worker in Negros reflects on her father s murder after a successful and profitable land reform process

THREATS AND SUCCESS. Cherry Pie reflects on her father's murder. Photo by Daniel Rudin/Rappler

Workers find ways: The ship builder

Sep 15, 2013 - 7:30 AM

A ship builder speaks out on workplace safety

SAFETY. Marste speaks out about safety in the workplace. Photo by Daniel Rudin/Rappler

Workers find ways: The factory technician

Sep 15, 2013 - 7:30 AM

Factory technician slams Coke s performance rating system as a union busting scheme

June of Federation of Coca Cola Unions

Workers find ways: The domestic helper

Sep 15, 2013 - 7:15 AM

Domestic worker takes Hong Kong employment agency to court

Jasmine of the Progressive Labor Union

Workers find ways: The volunteer nurse

Sep 15, 2013 - 7:15 AM

Volunteer nurses pay hospitals to work

PAY TO WORK. Erik says volunteer nurses like him pay hospitals to work. Photo by Daniel Rudin/Rappler

Workers find ways: The agency worker

Sep 15, 2013 - 7:00 AM

Agency worker helps form the first union in an industrial estate in Cebu

A FIRST. Eddie helps form the first union in a Cebu industrial estate. Photo by Daniel Rudin/Rappler

Workers find ways: The factory worker

Sep 15, 2013 - 6:45 AM

Labor struggles involve professional risk and personal sacrifice

RISK AND SACRIFICE. Ninoy, a factory worker, says labor struggles involve professional risk and personal sacrifice. Photo by Daniel Rudin/Rappler

Workers find ways: The OJT student

Sep 15, 2013 - 6:45 AM

A migrant student who is on the job demands more school and less work

Josephine of National College of Science and Technology

Workers find ways: The BPO worker

Sep 15, 2013 - 6:30 AM

BPO workers form labor association to get pay back

Sylvio of the Inter-Call Center Association of the Philippines

Workers find ways: Tara, break muna

Sep 15, 2013 - 6:15 AM

Is it fun to be a worker in the Philippines?

Workers Find Ways: Tara, Break Muna

'The last time we got paid was before typhoon Pablo'

May 01, 2013 - 10:27 PM

Anding said the worsening state of labor conditions show why unions have to continue to exist to uphold the rights and interests of the workers and their families