Part of the ancient Teotihuacán site, pictured right, is now underneath a Walmart, after Walmart [...]
Part of the ancient Teotihuacán site, pictured right, is now underneath a Walmart, after Walmart bribed local officials. Walmart destroys Mexico’s cultural heritage for profit.
Walmart is the biggest private sector employer in the world. Whether they’re undermining wages or building stores on ancient archaeological sites, let’s keep an eye on them.
Bangladeshi garment workers’ union leader Aminul Islam was tortured and murdered in April this year. Support the campaign to bring his killers to justice.
More than 1,000 workers died – and the lives of their families ripped apart - when a factory making clothes for Primark, Matalan and Mango collapsed. Demand that these UK high street retailers take responsibility for their supply chains.
There are four things you can do right now:
The Tazreen Fashion fire in Bangladesh killed 112 workers in November last year. Some brands have compensated family members for their loss, but Walmart and Disney refuse.
US union Unite Here is calling for an global boycott of Hyatt hotels. Hyatt has a very poor track record on workers’ rights, particularly those of immigrants and women.
- Hyatt has fired whole hotels full of loyal staff, who have been forced to train replacements on worse terms and conditions.
- Hyatt turned heat lamps on striking workers during a heat wave
- Hyatt fired two housekeepers with years of experience after they tore down digitally-created images of their faces pasted in bikini-clad bodies
…and the catalogue just goes on and on, which is why Hyatt workers are asking supporters around the world to:
There are Hyatt hotels around the world. In the UK, there are two in London and one in Birmingham. Let’s turn the heat on Hyatt, and support Hyatt workers as they stand up together and refuse to accept abuse from their employer any more.