Coca Cola in Colombia seems to have a track record of bad working relationships with unions in Colombia. I mean really bad!
Now it seems the story is repeating itself in Pakistan. Since forming a union at Coca-Cola’s bottling plant in the southern Pakistan city of Multan in June 2009, members have met with death threats, abduction, firings, extortion, forgery and fraud. Management’s vicious response to the workers’ fight for a union is a story drenched with violence, corruption, sleaze and escalating criminality.
Read more at the IUF Website
Time to roll out a classic track by David Rovics called Drink of the Death Squads.
‘Seems you American workers get downsized, us we just get shot’
H/T Jemmy Hope