Occupation denial, and standing up for the public sector
A global problem comes home: Some 1,500 Haifa Chemicals workers are about to lose their jobs, and neither the government, nor the Histadrut, nor the left has an answer for them
At issue are 165 social workers who pay home visits to 100,000 elderly people
Open-ended labor action would encompass all government offices, host of other institutions
Park employees would not show up for work on two of the intermediate days of the holiday at sites where a fee is charged, but management says it will go to court to head off the labor action.
Incumbent Histadrut labor federation head Avi Nissenkorn certainly has his faults, but he’s 10 times better than his neo-Bolshevik challenger, Shelly Yacimovich.
They say it’s for patients’ sake, but critics say it's for the doctors' wallets.
Includes 100,000 workers around the country – health workers, preschool assistants, planning board staff, religious authority workers, welfare department workers and school administrative staff.
Israel's finance minister thinks he can dole out presents to everyone, but all he’s doing is guaranteeing woe, woe, woe.
The sides agree to a $1.9-billion increase to the public sector's wages over the next five years.