Migrant delivery workers strike for fair pay and conditions in Dubai and other stories

Today we look at a strike by food delivery workers in Dubai, the conviction and sentencing of an Indigenous land defender in Canada, and more

May 11, 2022 by Peoples Dispatch

In today’s episode of the Daily Round-up we look at the mass walkouts staged by food delivery workers in Dubai to demand a living wage and better working conditions; the conviction and sentencing of Tsleil-Waututh member and land defender William George by a Canadian court  for protesting the Trans Mountain pipeline: the 11th March for National Dignity held on Mother’s Day in Mexico to demand justice for the victims of enforced disappearances; and a strike launched by the National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa at the ArcelorMittal SA steel company for a better wage and benefits.