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Has the Workers’ Protest at FAW-VW Ended?

At the close of 2017, the yearlong temporary agency workers’ protest for equal pay at FAW-VW’s Changchun plant seemed to have ended. On December 21, FAW-VW suddenly offered all the temporary agency workers five-year contracts, inserting the condition that workers had to confirm all remuneration issues during their employment period through the temporary agency had been cleared up. Continue reading

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Review and interview: Zhang Lu on exploitation and workers’ struggle in China’s auto industry

This piece by Ralf Ruckus was published by Sozial.Geschichte Online (#18, 2016). Continue reading

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