Problem

Violent repression of trade union demonstrations

Other Names:
Violent police intervention in workers meetings
Military intervention in workers meetings
Incidence:

That workers joined students on the streets and were forming their own Workers Autonomous Federations was a prime reason for the military massacre in Tiananmen Square, Beijing, China in 1989. In 1990, large scale strikes and walkouts in South Korea were crushed with massive force.

Aggravates:
Massacres
Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 8: Decent Work and Economic GrowthGOAL 9: Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure
Date of last update
08.05.2019 – 21:32 CEST