The working-class history of the Republic of Venezuela

Hartford Web Publishing is not the author of the documents in World History Archives and does not presume to validate their accuracy or authenticity nor to release their copyright.

Workers demand back pay
Workers World, 12 December 1996. Strike by public sector workers.
General strike confuses Venezuela
Weekly News Update on the Americas, 10 August 1997. Peaceful general strike led by Federation of Workers of Venezuela (CTV) a success; extent to which the strike was supported by the Caldera government is unclear.
Venezuelan Workers Protest Amid Economic Crisis
Weekly News Update on the Americas, 5 July 1998. Court workers in Venezuela began a national strike on July 1 to protest the Judiciary's failure to comply with their collective bargaining agreement or approve new wage increases.