Histadrut declares labor dispute over contract workers‘ conditions

12.10.2011                      14.Tischrei. 5772                       Erew Sukkot

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Histadrut declares labor dispute over contract workers' conditions

Is a general strike on the way?

The Histadrut labor federation declared an official labor dispute for all Israeli workers yesterday, in protest at the conditions of workers employed by manpower companies, and the huge amount of such outsourced labor.
"Social justice cannot happen without dealing with the embarrassing situation of hundreds of thousands of contract workers in Israel. Instead of giving them rights, a slave trade has been created," said Histadrut chairman Ofer Eini yesterday….