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Day: July 24, 2020

Union report highlights digital divide for public school students

The Australian Education Union has published a report showing a significant digital gap during the COVID-19 pandemic and the lack of digital inclusion for public school students. An independent report commissioned by the Australian Education Union (AEU) has revealed the…

Thousands Strike for Black Lives across the U.S.

On July 20, at least 20,000 workers in 160 U.S. cities walked off the job to protest systemic racism, violence and economic inequality. The protest was organized by the Movement for Black Lives, a coalition of black advocacy groups and…

Gas is the future for the Nigerian economy, say unions

The Federal Government of Nigeria announced on 30 June that the construction of the 614km gas pipeline had begun. The National Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG) and the Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association (PENGASSAN), both…