Posts Tagged ‘labour’
Three to eight million people work as bonded labour in Pakistan
Three to eight million people work as bonded labour in Pakistan

Friday, 06 January 2012 18:39 By Agency Activists from human rights organisations held a protest on December 30, 2011 to show solidarity with bonded labour. The protesters were holding placards and banners in front of Karachi Press Club. They were demanding the government to ensure the labourers got their rights. According to the Human Rights […]

Three to eight million people work as bonded labour in Pakistan
Three to eight million people work as bonded labour in Pakistan

Friday, 06 January 2012 18:39 By Agency Activists from human rights organisations held a protest on December 30, 2011 to show solidarity with bonded labour. The protesters were holding placards and banners in front of Karachi Press Club. They were demanding the government to ensure the labourers got their rights. According to the Human Rights […]

Inequality must be ended to prevent another financial crisis
Inequality must be ended to prevent another financial crisis

By Stewart Lansley Friday, 13 January 2012 22:46 In power, one of Labour’s most significant moves was to drop the party’s traditional commitment to a more equal society. In the election manifesto, Tony Blair wrote that he had ‘no time for the politics of envy’. He wanted a society that encouraged as he put it, […]

10 reasons why Labour should be worried
10 reasons why Labour should be worried

There was some cheer online among Labour supporters after Conservative Home editor Tim Montgomerie published his list “Ten facts to worry every Conservative”. Instead of cheer Labour supporters should worry. While we were Refounding Labour the Lord Ashcroft funding machine has been putting polls and focus groups in the field up and down the country […]