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Items tagged with "violence"

Anti-privatization protests at Tonghua Steel

04 March 2010

Click here to download this introduction in PDF format CLNT_Tonghua_INTRO.pdf One the biggest … events in recent Chinese labor history was the workers protest at the Liaoning Iron and Steel … Plants. In this issue CLNT draws attention to yet another protest that also involved state workers … – the Tonghua Steel protest of 2009 in Changchun City, Jilin Province in northeast China that … was followed by another one in Linzhou Steel in Henan Province. How should we view this new wave of


Dagongzhe Migrant Workers’ Centre fights on despite violent attack

15 December 2009

Click here to download this introduction in PDF format CLNT_Dagongzhe_INTRO.pdf It has been two … years since labor activist Huang Qingnan almost lost his leg to a machete attack on 20 November … 2007. The founder and registered person of the Dagongzhe Migrant Worker Centre in Shenzhen was … attacked in broad daylight for his work educating migrant workers about their legal rights and … assisting them take their disputes to court. Chinese labor rights NGOs in Shenzhen are accustomed to


Chinese students go undercover to investigate Coca Cola

16 September 2009

Student beaten by manager when he asked for his wages CLNT Editorial: 16 September 2009 Click here … to download this editorial in PDF format. This may make footnotes easier to read! CLNT Coca Cola … editorial In this issue of CLNT, instead of providing a translated article as usual, we bring you … the latest news from an unusual and groundbreaking campaign by mainland Chinese student activists, … in support of workers at Coca Cola bottling plants. In August 2008, students from several mainland


Shenzhen Labor Activist Attacked

06 December 2007

In this issue of China Labor News Translations we offer coverage of a savage attack on November 20 … against grass-roots labor rights advocate Huang Qingnan, of the Dagongzhe Migrant Workers Center, in … the Longgang district of Shenzhen. English language media coverage has begun to appear (for example … in the 11/28/07 Wall Street Journal), as the incident draws international attention. Here CLNT … provides two Chinese articles not otherwise available in English: Succession of Pearl River Delta


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