Last week in India 250 million workers stopped work in protest against Modi’s government and its neoliberal reforms. See the grand scale of this strike in photos from People’s Dispatch.
Negotiations are back on for Primary Health Care workers and, as Hector McLachlan writes, the political aspect of these strikes is not to be underestimated.
The day before it was set to begin, strike action against St John has been called off after workers’ demands were met.
St John, registered charity and largest provider of ambulance services in the country, have backtracked on promises for pay increases. But why are medics fighting a NGO instead of the Ministry of Health? James Morgan explains.