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14 July 2016

USA: Workers at Trump Taj Mahal strike over living wages, health insurance, workloads causing injury risks

Author: Dave Jamieson, Huffington Post (USA)

"A Thousand Workers At The Trump Taj Mahal Are Still On Strike", 5 July 2016...

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27 June 2016

NGO rejoinder by Facing Finance

Author: Facing Finance

"Facing Finance Rejoinder to Deutsche Bank’s response on the report 'Banking on Unsafe Working Conditions - placing profits before protection of casino & hotel workers’ human rights in Deutsche Bank’s U.S. Supply Chain,'" Jun 2016...

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17 May 2016

Full report: "Banking on Unsafe Working Conditions"

Author: Fatma E. Marouf Co-Director of the Immigration Clinic University of Nevada, Las Vegas William S. Boyd School of Law, Sameer M. Ashar, Irvine School of Law, Jennifer J. Rosenbaum, Yale Law School

This report examines working conditions for employees of Station Casinos LLC, which is the third largest private employer in Nevada.1 The report is based on interviews with 101 employees and raises serious human rights concerns related primarily to...

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23 March 2016

Wild Coast anti-mining activist gunned down

Author: Tony Carnie, IOL (South Africa)

A community leader opposed to dune mining near the Wild Coast Sun Casino has been murdered in front of his family following a series of violent attacks on anti-mining activists in the area...Sikhosiphi “Bazooka” Rhadebe was gunned down outside his...

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22 March 2016

USA: Palestinian-Americans file $34.5 billion lawsuit against alleged settlement supporters


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8 March 2016

USA: Palestinians sue pro-Israel tycoons for $34.5bn

Author: MWC News (USA)

A group of Palestinians has launched an ambitious $34.5bn lawsuit against United States-based tycoons, charities and firms for supporting Israeli land grabs, settlement-building and other violations of Palestinians' rights these past four decades....

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7 March 2016

Palestinians Sue Alleged Settlement Supporters for $34.5 Billion in U.S. Court

Author: Chaim Levinson, Haaretz (Israel)

A group of American Palestinians living in the West Bank have filed a $34.5 billion lawsuit in a Washington court against a string of U.S.-based tycoons and companies allegedly connected to the Israeli occupation.  Among those named in the suit are...

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1 February 2016
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Author: Unión Sindical Obrera, USO

…La administración de Ecopetrol está desconociendo la mano de obra local, recortando salarios, despidiendo trabajadores y desconociendo los protocolos de seguridad.  En el centro acaban de  darle un contrato a la firma VARICHEM para las labores de...

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22 December 2015

Colombian Agency for Reintegration reveals best companies that offer jobs to demobilised combatants, in context of peace negotiations with Farc guerrilla group

Author: Vanguardia.com

[This is an unofficial translation by the Business & Human Rights Resource Centre of the original news in Spanish]...

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18 December 2015

Colombia: Prominent companies offering jobs to demobilised combatants, in the context of a signed peace agreement with Farc guerrilla group

Author: Vanguardia.com

[This is an informal translation by the Business & Human Rights Resource Centre of the original news in Spanish]...

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