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Right to Strike - UK Massive workers’ rallies across UK defend the right to strike 

The Tory government in the UK has been waging a war against the working class through its austerity-ridden policies and anti-worker legislation

Zydus workers protest India Workers in Uttarakhand, India continue struggle against factory closure

Hundreds of workers have been protesting for eight months against an illegal factory lockout and demanding the restoration of factory operations as well as compensation

South Korea truckers strike Despite government’s back-to-work order, South Korean truckers continue strike

The nationwide truck drivers’ strike completed 10 days on December 3, despite back-to-work orders and further strike-busting threats from the conservative Yoon Suk-yeol government

McDonald's Workers - Serbia Solidarity pours in for workers of McDonald’s in Serbia

Workers of international fast food chain McDonald’s in Serbia accuse the company’s management of exploitation due to low wages, poor working conditions, long shifts, arbitrary transfers, insults and abuses

Greek Protests Greek workers protest government’s anti-labor policies and inaction on inflation

The Greek working class has been facing persecution by the employers amid an acute cost of living crisis, marked by soaring energy and food prices

Progressives intensify protests as far-right leader Meloni assumes premiership in Italy

Progressive groups, trade unions, and leftist parties staged a mobilization in Bologna highlighting a number of issues, including the climate crisis, the cost of living crisis, persecution of workers, imperialist wars, rise in fascism, and unscientific development

French Budget 2023 Neo-liberal Macron government in France pushes 2023 budget without parliamentary vote 

The austerity-ridden budget was approved without a vote on after the government involved a controversial provision of the constitution. Earlier, left-wing MPs had passed several amendments to the government’s proposals

Workers Protest - France In France, strike by energy sector workers leaves government reeling

Workers in fuel depots and refineries of oil giants like Total Energy and Esso-ExxonMobil are holding strikes demanding an increase in wages to combat the soaring inflation

Workers Protests - Greece Greek working class intensifies protests against persecution, privatization, and cost of living crisis

Greece has been undergoing an acute cost of living crisis amid a relentless assault on workers by employers, with the support of the conservative New Democracy (ND) government 

French Protests Workers mobilize across France demanding rise in wages and more purchasing power

Trade unions also strongly opposed the proposal by the French government to raise the age of retirement from 62 to 65 by 2031

France transport workers protest Transport workers across France gear up for strikes

Workers of public transport providers in French cities have decided to intensify their protest against low wages, poor working conditions and chronic understaffing

Workers Protest - Greece Greek working class extends solidarity to protesting workers of Malamatina Winery

The workers accuse the management of using the anti-worker labor law brought in by Labor Minister Kostis Hatzidakis of the conservative New Democracy (ND) government to subdue workers’ rights