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The struggle of world labor with Daewoo

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Protest against violent suppression of Korean Daewoo workers
AMWU press release, 28 February 2001. The Australian Manufacturing Workers Union is holding a protest rally in support of Korean Daewoo workers.
Daewoo Workers See The Ugly Face Of Globalisation
By Mary Yaager, Workers Online, 2 March 2001. Angry unions and community groups protested this week outside the Korean Consulate in Sydney in support of the Daewoo workers and their families who had been violently beaten by Korean police. With the continued growth of globalisation, unions also act globally and support the rights of workers to take industrial action. Australian Manufacturing Workers Union also opposes free trade policies, which are the ugly face of globalisation.