Karachi

2010: Pearl Continental Workers Sit In Strike

An eight year dispute between hotel management and its employees union came to ahead in February 2010 when police repression prompted a sit down strike at the luxury hotel.

Strength of the street: Karachi 1972 - Kamran Asdar Ali

Betrayal: Bhutto addresses crowds before the election

A short history of the mass strike in Karachi in June, 1972 following the killings of three striking factory workers by police.

Riots, strikes, sabotage and sit ins in Karachi

Burning trucks in yesterday's riots

Some information, gleaned from the bourgeois press, about recent events in Karachi.