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TOPIC Strike of the retail employees

Since the beginning of 2007 the German retail sector has not reached collective agreement on tariffs. The retail employees in Berlin go on strike, although this often leads to repression against them at their workplace. They want to prevent their bonuses for late or night work from getting abolished. They also demand 6,5 % higher pay.

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in Berlin-Spandau

short-docu // german  // 3,30 Min // 07.03.2008  // Hits: 726

07 March 2008, Berlin - About 300 retail employees demonstrate infront of the Karstadt department store. One striking woman explains that the Karstadt employees have to work more and more over the years whereas they get even less money.

Team: samira fansa/zen on: visions-of-labor.org
Licence: CCL A-NC-SA 3.0

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