Factory work blamed for fetal deaths

Since 2019, there have been 20 cases of fetal deaths in pregnant workers, comprising 14 miscarriages and six stillbirths, at the Singaporean Aice Ice Cream factory in Cikarang, West Java. High workloads, night shifts and poor and dangerous working environments…
FSEDAR Refused Omnibus Law and Dismissal of AICE Workers

During Covid-19 pandemic, the workers did not stop taking actions and prepare themselves to demand the AICE workers’ rights and refuse Omnibus Bill (“job creation” bill is a profit creation bill actually). On June 14th, the workers held a mass…
Solidarity Message to TNT/FedEx Workers Strike

We, Federation of Popular Democratic Labour Union (FSEDAR), express our solidarity and empathy to the TNT/FedEx striking workers for defending their lives, jobs, wages and families. We strongly condemn the police and military institutions which committed planned and systematic violence…
The mass meeting prepared a resistance

Hundreds of workers who joined with Federation of Popular Democratic Labour Union (F-SEDAR) held a mass meeting amidst the Covid-19 pandemic, on Sunday (June 28th, 2020) yesterday in Sisilia building, Telajung, Cikarang subdistrict, Bekasi, West Java. The mass meeting were…
May Day 2020 Celebrations Amidst Corona Virus Pandemic

Hundreds FSEDAR members in small groups took part in May Day 2020 celebrations by raising posters and banners in front of factories, including PT. HRS Indonesia, PT. Ichikoh Indonesia, PT. Nanbu Plastics Indonesia, PT. Yamaha, PT. Hitachi Construction Machine, PT.…
The Whole Omnibus Bill Must be Cancelled

Delaying deliberations over labour issues in Omnibus Bill or Job Creation Bill is not really useful because the bill will be deliberated in the end, and then legalised. Our position is also rejecting the whole bill, not only the labour…
The Situation Update on Coronavirus Crisis in Indonesia

The first two positive corona virus cases were announced by the government on 3 March, then the positive corona virus cases have reached 6,248 cases with 532 deaths on 19 April 2020. Indonesian Doctors Association believed the number of deaths…
Continue Struggle with Physical Distancing amid the Pandemic

The government used the corona pandemic as a reason to limit freedom of expression, including ban on demonstrations and strikes. At the same time, the House of Representatives keep continued deliberating RKUHP (criminal law bill) and Omnibus Bill on Job…
Facing The Coronavirus-Capitalist Epidemic in Italy

By mid March Italy has become the epicentre of the COVID-19 pandemics with a dreadful progression of deaths. By March 25 the number of people who died being infected by coronavirus is 7,503, about a third of the world total…