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Chun Tae-il, a garment worker in Seoul, South Korea, set himself afire to protest against employer and police repression of workers demonstrating for their rights on 13 November 1970. As flames... [Item of the Day]
In South Korea, workers' strike is among the labour rights stipulated in and protected by the Constitution, which was enacted on 17 July 1948. Article 33 gives workers a constitutional right to... [Item of the Day]