#teaparty #union #iww #occupy #ows #p2 #p21 #tlot #tcot 

Good news from Fiji: YOU made a military dictatorship back down! 


What a way to start the week! Eight days ago, we asked you to join a global union e-action on LabourStart calling on the Fiji government to drop charges against the leaders of the hotel workers union for organising a New Year’s Eve strike at the Fiji Sheraton. This morning we woke up to find that they had done precisely that!

Seven and a half thousand of you took that action – on top of a similar number who joined the International Food Workers (IUF) in urging the Sheraton’s owners Starwood to get the Government to back off. And it worked...