Tag: strike

In Brazil, Bloody Police Strike Goes On in Espírito Santo and Spreads to Rio

Despite an announcement by the government that the state of Espírito Santos, in southeastern ...

Signs say: Bank workers on strike - ABr

After 30 Days, No End in Sight for Brazil’s National Bank Strike

Brazil’s banking strike has just reached 30 days this Wednesday (October 5) and is ...

Brazilian worker

Brazil Unions Call for General Strike in Answer to 12-Hour Work Day Proposal

The new Brazilian government is proposing a law that would expand the working day ...

Itamaraty's strike

Consulates Abroad Join Brazil’s Widespread Striking Movement

Brazil’s Foreign Ministry denied in a statement that diplomats have joined the strike affecting ...

Rio's police meeting that decided for strike

70,000 Policemen and Firefighters Go on Strike in Rio, One Week Before Carnaval

In Rio, the military police together with the civilian police and firefighters, a total ...

Federal troops surround Bahia's Legislative Assembly

Striking Police in Bahia, Brazil, Warn: “Expect a Bloodbath If They Evict Us”

Brazilian Army troops locked down the northeast Brazilian city of Salvador on Sunday as ...

Brazilian workers march in the street

Brazil’s Former Union Leader Lula Curbs Civil Servants’ Strikes

Brazil plans to limit the right of civil servants to strike demanding that in ...

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