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South Africa, mine workers, human rights, migrant workers, Solidarity Center, unions

Migrant Mine Worker in South Africa: ‘We Have Nothing’

As a migrant mine worker from Swaziland, Mduduzi Thabethe says he has fewer workplace rights than his South African co-workers. Although all mine workers pay the same amount into the health fund, migrant workers get inferior care and pensions are ...
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Mexico, farm workers, gender equality, Solidarity Center

Abelina Ramirez: ‘Through Our Unity, We Will Win’

While helping farmworkers organize into unions in Mexico’s northern coastal state of Baja California, Abelina Ramírez holds workshops on labor rights, including gender equality. Ramírez, who has picked berries for 13 years in the region after migrating from her home ...
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