• Police use water cannon againt protestors in Daegu, Korea

    International Workers' Day - 1 May 2015

    International Workers' Day is the commemoration of the 1886 Haymarket Massacre in Chicago, when police fired on workers during a general strike for the eight-hour workday.

  • Earthquake aftermath - Photo: SIM Central and South East Asia - Creative Commons

    Nepal needs your help

    PSI is urgently calling on its affiliates to send funds for the immediate relief of PSI members and to assist in rebuilding communities in Nepal.

  • General strike rally, Seoul

    Korea: over 100,000 workers join general strike on 24 April

    On 24 April, more than a hundred thousand South Korean workers came out into the streets as part of the Korean Confederation of Trade Union’s general strike.