Tag: Korean Confederation Trade Unionists

UAW calls for immediate release of President of Korean Confederation of Trade Unions

Thousands of striking Korean Confederation of Trade Unionists (KCTU) members held rallies in Seoul, Korea and 13 other provinces on October 20, calling for an expansion of labor law for all workers, abolition of precarious works, just transition based on strong voices of workers, and stronger public services. (credit: Korean Confederation of Trade Unionists Facebook page) On September 8, 2021, a few weeks before the Korean Confederation of Trade Unions (KCTU) was to begin a one day General Strike, the UAW issued a call for the release of Yang Kyeung Soo, President of the Korean Confederation of Trade Unions (KCTU) ... Read more