Compared to five years ago, the railway colony of Lahore where all
railway workers live and work has an air of demoralisation and fear. The
military regime installed military officers in all workshops to spy on
workers and take action if opposition developed. Despite these
repressive conditions and with the threat of...
Arrests are continuing after tensions between police and Aboriginal
youth in Sydney’s inner city suburb of Redfern broke out into open
clashes on the night of 15 February following the death of a young
Aboriginal boy believed to have been being chased by police.
Over December and January a spate of racist attacks against members of
ethnic minority communities living in Belfast received international
media attention. In an article on 10 January, The Guardian labelled
Northern Ireland "the race-hate capital of Europe".
Gordan McNeill and Madan Gupta agreed to end their hunger strike
following a meeting with T&GWU Regional Secretary, Brendan Hodgers, at
which their call for an enquiry to investigate all that happened during
their dispute, including the events that led up to their sacking, was