SI Cobas

House arrests lifted

Demonstration for the liberation of Carlo and Arafat, Piacenza, March 2021

On March 26, the two SI Cobas coordinators for Piacenza, Carlo and Arafat, were released from their 14 days long house arrest.
Video, 13min italian with engl subs. https://en.labournet.tv/house-arrests-lifted

"We're not criminals"

Ruben SI Cobas

SI Cobas base union activist Ruben talks about repression against workers and union officials in Piacenza in March 2021.
Video, 7min, italian with engl. subs: https://en.labournet.tv/were-not-criminals

9 months prison sentence for SI Cobas unionist

Simone Carpeggiani

BREAKING - 9 months prison sentence against union coordinator for Bologna Simone Carpeggiani.

Repression against striking workers in Italy

Zerocalcare Piacenza

After blockades and a succesful strike at TNT-Fedex in Piacenza massive police operations and violence against workers and unionists:
https://en.labournet.tv/repression-against-striking-workers-italy

Until Victory: film about struggles in Italy's meat industry

Picket at Levoni plant in Modena/Italy

New film about the struggle of workers organized in SI Cobas in the meat industry in Modena, Italy, in the winter of 2016/17. The material was filmed almost exclusively by workers and supporters themselves with their smartphones. It gives an impression of the physical violence and brutality perpetrated against superexploited workers.