Chile
Chilean teachers vote to end strike after seven weeks of mobilization

The representatives of the teachers’ union vowed to continue fighting for the pending demands.

Workers of Walmart Chile end strike after reaching an agreement with the company

In the new collective agreement, the trade union achieved an increase of 3.5% in salaries and training programs for the workers who will be laid off

ATW-ep-37 Around the World in 8 Minutes: Episode 37

Peoples Dispatch takes a look at the police raids on the Indian rights group, Walmart workers strike in Chile and resistance by activists in Glasgow, against the eviction of asylum seekers.

Workers of Walmart Chile carried out largest private sector strike in years

Due to the strike, about 130 stores of various supermarket chains owned by the company remained closed, while more than 100 operated for half day.

Chilean teachers vote to continue the strike

The president of the teachers union said that a national assembly will be held to define the action plan for the next stage of their movement.

Chilean teachers union calls on teachers to end the strike

The union has invited teachers to vote on the latest proposal made by the government on July 10.

Chile teachers' strike Chile teachers stand their ground in defense of public education

Over 90,000 teachers have been on an indefinite strike since June 3 behind the banner of Chile’s largest teachers’ union, Colegio de Profesores de Chile (CPC)

Chilean teachers continue their strike for a fifth week

In its new proposal, the education ministry refused to address six of the twelve demands put forth by the teachers’ union and offered to continue negotiating in the future on the rest

Workers of Walmart Chile reject company’s offer and vote to go on strike

The workers are demanding better wages and reincorporation of the workers who will be unemployed in the coming months after the digital transformation of the company.

Chilean mine workers reject Codelco’s offer and continue strike

Since June 14, over 3,200 workers at the Chuquicamata mine have been on strike demanding lifetime health insurance coverage for all workers

Chilean teachers’ strike enters fourth week

The teachers’ strike continues to grow and has received support from national and international organizations

Marta Harnecker, presente!

Federico Fuentes reflects on the legacy of renowned Marxist educator and intellectual Marta Harnecker who passed away on June 14, aged 82.

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