Tag: labor

Black Friday protest planned to support Walmart workers

Black Friday protest planned to support Walmart workers

| November 25, 2013

The day after Thanksgiving, so-called “Black Friday,” will be a moment for national protests over the conditions faced by thousands of Walmart workers.

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Ghana security chief Joseph Nunoo-Mensah rebuked over anti-labor remark

Ghana security chief Joseph Nunoo-Mensah rebuked over anti-labor remark

| October 31, 2013

(GIN)—A ex-military officer’s off-hand remark that striking workers strapped by rising electric and water bills should pack their bags and leave the country has stirred up a hornet’s nest among the Ghanaian diaspora. Retired Brigadier-General Joseph Nunoo-Mensah was rebuked for telling Ghanaians to take a hike if they could not sacrifice in difficult times. “Go […]

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