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Penn Thozhillalar Sangam Observes International Domestic Workers Day

  Yesterday was International Domestic Workers Day. Domestic workers have an international day to recognize their labour, but have no minimum wage, legal recognition of work status, no protection against sexual harassment at workplaces or even the basic social security … Continue reading

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Chennai Rain Relief and Migrant workers in Chemmenchery Thopu: Updates from the ground

Srividhya, Prathamesh, Thomas The disastrous rains over the last several weeks have meant intermittent or no work for daily wage earners in Chennai. However, while many flood hit areas have been receiving at least food and water as relief, there … Continue reading

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Residents Along B Canal Protest against Eviction

Demonstration by CPIM Chepauk Committee at Chepauk 4th October Friday Slum Dwellers residing along Buckingham Canal came together to protest against eviction in the name of city improvement. They claimed that they faced an imminent threat of eviction to chemencherry … Continue reading

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