Category: World

IT Job Cuts, Transport Workers Woes, Cafeteria Workers’ Unions

500 workers working in the cafeteria of the Facebook office voted to form a union. This comes on the heels of cafeteria workers employed by Google and Intel organising into unions.

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“We should be free to speak out and to organize” – US Workers

“I see a lot of apathy for Unions. Very sad. They gave you: Weekends off, eight hour work day, Holidays off. And a safer workplace. People died in the fight to start unions for you. If you like working 60 hours a week on a regular basis; keep on disliking unions”

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The Private Equity Firm That Quietly Profits on Top-Selling Drugs

The case of Royalty Pharma which earns billions of dollars every year from feeding on the diseases of millions of people all over the world is typical of today’s world. What it does for them? NOTHING.

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Unify, Unite, Unionize – Video

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Set Fire to Planet Earth, Hold Conference for More Profits : Capitalism

“Please wait, we are going to invent green industries in the future”

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A Massive Global Crisis: 201 Million Can’t Find Work and Governments Aren’t Fixing It

Mohammed is not interested in migration. He is content in Morocco. When I ask him about the Moroccans who go to Europe, he smiles. ‘Europeans came to Morocco without a visa,’ he says.

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How Slaves Built American Capitalism

Black people in America live in a Racial Capitalist system. Racial Capitalism exercises its authority over the Black minority through an oppressive array of modern day lynchings by the police, increasing for-profit mass incarceration and institutionally driven racial economic inequality.

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Capitalistic Garbage Man, Destruction of Nature – Memes

Consumer culture pushed by capitalism… fosters greed devastating nature

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Trump, Modi and Megalomaniac Politics -Movie Scenes

Clearly it is a meeting between two personalities with mega sized egos. We can not help recalling an all time classic movie produced by Charlie Chaplin on similar historical characters of 1930s.

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“People have the Power to Make Democracy” – Charlie Chaplin Video

“You the people have the power, the power to create machines, the power to create happiness. You the people have the power to make this life free and beautiful, to make this life a wonderful adventure.”

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US Magazine “The Nation” on Indian IT Layoffs!

With good jobs evaporating on both sides of the Pacific and the labor visa supply potentially dwindling, only organizing, not fighting each other for jobs, can stop the “race to the bottom” on a global scale. And with Trump and Narendra Modi embodying two sides of a neoliberal global order, it’s clear that previous administrations have failed to deliver sustainable middle-class prosperity for either society.

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Working day and work hours : over-work is a slow killer!

This entry is part 4 of 4 in the series 8 hours work day

“By an unlimited extension of the working-day, you may in one day use up a quantity of labour-power greater than I can restore in three. What you gain in labour I lose in substance.”

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IT Life : Path of Roses or Bed of Thorns? – An Employee View

Initially it has been thought that respect will be given to people who work hard and stay late hours. Then, there were mails which say to work smart and leave early and it has been communicated that smart people finish work early with perfection. In First appraisal cycle, the myth has been broken and shattered.

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Are we in the right Profession?

Worth can be assured only by a profession in which we are not servile tools, but in which we act independently in our own sphere. It can be assured only by a profession that does not demand reprehensible acts, even if reprehensible only in outward appearance, a profession which the best can follow with noble pride.

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Communist Manifesto for IT/ITES Employees

The growing competition among the corporates, and the resulting commercial crises, make the compensation of the employees ever more fluctuating. The increasing improvement of machinery, ever more rapidly developing, makes their livelihood more and more precarious; the employees begin to form Trades’ Unions against the corporates;

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