Sunday, July 22, 2007
Appeal for Solidarity
[KCTU Call to Action] Appeal for Solidarity : E-Land irregular workers Crushed with the Police
The Police Break-up of the E-Land Workers will Legitimize the Abuse of the Irregular Workers' Bill
- The Irregular Workers Bill has now revealed its ineffectiveness and loopholes to the entire nation
On 20th of July, the Roh Moo-hyun government crushed with police shields the calls on the part of the women irregular workers that "they be allowed to work," and took all of them to police stations. The government, despite being responsible for a bill that expands irregular work instead of protecting the casual workers, used government force to repress the irregular workers' demands for their livelihood. The government has legitimized the incapacitation of what little protective measures existed in the bill by protecting E-Land's abuse of such provisions...
WHAT YOU CAN DO
We are calling for protest letters to the President Roh Moo Hyun at the Blue House, +82-2-770-1690(Fax) or e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org Copies should be sent to the Ministry of Labor, Minister Lee Sang-Soo +82-2-504-6708 or e-mail at email@example.com
Please be sure to send a copy to KCTU by +82-2-2635-1134(fax) or e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org
Your solidarity would be enormously helpful not only for the E-land workers' struggle but protecting the entire irregular workers' rights.