Last October the Mexican government assumed control of Mexico City’s electrical utility and fired 44,000 workers. After a 90 day hunger strike, pickets and many mass demonstrations by the Sindicato Mexicano de Electricistas, the government has agreed to talks with the union. (photo: UE). Click here to read more labour news from Mexico and here to send a message to the President of Mexico, urging recognition of the union and the reinstatement of the fired workers.

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