Hollywood Union Workers Vote to Authorize Nationwide Strike

Hollywood union workers overwhelmingly voted in favor of authorizing a nationwide strike months after failed negotiations for better working conditions. The International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees (IATSE) said on Oct. 4 that 90% of eligible voters cast ballots and …

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Philippine Nurses Threaten Mass Resignation Amid COVID Case Spike

Overworked Philippine nurses staged protests and threatened mass resignations if government benefits are not paid by September 1. The Indian Express reported that the Philippine government had set aside special risk allowances for health care workers, which encompassed their hazard …

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Activision Blizzard Employees Walk Out Over Sexual Harassment Claims

Current and former Activision Blizzard Inc. employees have participated in virtual and in-person walkouts on Wednesday to protest the company’s response to a recent discrimination and sexual harassment lawsuit. The California Department of Fair Employment and Housing (DFEH) filed the …

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