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Wildcat strikes push China to write new anti-labour laws
More than 30 years since China opened up to foreign investment, wildcat strikes surge month after month, says Ellen David Friedman. This raw resistance has generally gotten employers to give in to strikers’ economic demands.
The struggle for ecology under socialism
Ben Courtice writes that, little known today, there was a promising movement of ecology that flourished in the revolutionary USSR of the 1920s. Like many other progressive trends, it was stamped out with the rise of Stalin.