Walton Pantland

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News stories this week:

  • 305 Turkish Airline workers have been fired in an attack on union organising in the aviation sector
  • 45,000 Hyundai workers in South Korea have gone on strike
  • The murder of a Chinese supervisor at a Zambian mine highlights fraught industrial relations
  • In the US, the Hyatt Hurts and Palermo’s Pizza campaigns continue
  • Watch out for upcoming video conferences with Tom Watson MP, Nicholas Shaxson, Kamal Abbas and Michael Hudson

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Walton Pantland

South African trade unionist living in Glasgow. Loves whisky, wine, running and the great outdoors. Walton did an MA in Industrial Relations at Ruskin, Oxford, and is interested in how trade unions use new technology to organise.

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