It was bound to happen eventually -- and it happened today in New Zealand. Low-paid Starbucks workers walked off the job and formed a picket line.
Corporate Watch presents an interview with Mrs Kaur, one of the striking workers at airline catering company Gate Gourmet. Mrs Kaur has worked at Gate Gourmet for over six and a half years.
British Airways has estimated that this summer's Gate Gourmet staff dispute cost it between £35m and £45m.
Fire crews vote for strike action West Midlands firefighters have voted in favour of strike action over changes to their shift system.
Over 600 staff at hospitals in Newcastle were out on a 24 hour strike this week with more potential action coming up.
First Bus drivers in north Staffordshire and south Cheshire are on their sixth one-day strike, part of an ongoing pay dispute.
Cleaners at the House of Commons plan to strike for a second time in a bitter dispute over low pay and poor working conditions