Tag Archives: September 2nd Strike

Workers Demonstrations Mark ‘Quit India’ Anniversary: Prelude to the National Strike

Over 300 workers and union representatives from various unions in South Chennai participated in street corner meetings and demonstrations organized to commemorate the ‘Quit India Movement’ and to spread awareness on the planned national strike on September 2nd. The union … Continue reading

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Looking Back to Look Ahead: Reflections from the All India General Strike of Sept 2015 in Tamil Nadu

It has been barely two months since the general strike by Central Trade Unions on September 2nd. The state and the media have already restarted the rhetoric on labour reforms. An innocuous article by Live Mint headlines it, ‘Latest labour law … Continue reading

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