Israel's trade union founded in 1920. one of the most powerful institiutions in Israel.

Harsa factory
Workers protest as historic Beersheba ceramics factory to close

The floundering Harsa factory shut down and will transfer operations in nearby Turkey.

Feiglin rails against ‘deep state’ in Tel Aviv mega-event

“It’s time to free the political system from the paralysis of the past 70 years,” Feiglin said.

An Israeli security guard walks as Palestinian workers wait to cross into Barkan industrial zone tha
Palestinian Workers call upon Israel against PA's Social Security Law

Opponents of the law charged that it was unfairly passed by presidential fiat in an unstable, "occupied" context.

Construction site in Petah Tikva where scaffolding collapsed on Tuesday, November 6, 2018.
General strike averted with deal to improve construction site safety

Three workmen fell as scaffolding collapsed at construction site.

Construction site in Petah Tikva where scaffolding collapsed on Tuesday, November 6, 2018.
Three workmen fall as scaffolding collapses at construction site

No injuries were reported as a result of the accident.

Eruv construction
Histadrut orders 'lifesaving' general strike as workplace casualties grow

"If we can't find a solution, there will be a tough strike," Histadrut head Avi Nissenkorn said.

Care givers protest exploitation, Tel Aviv, October 10, 2018
Caregivers protest exploitation at demonstration in Tel Aviv

Over 150,000 patients receive service from 120,000 caregivers.

 Firefighters protest working conditions in Rishon Lezion on September 17th, 2018.
Firefighters protest ‘destructive behavior’ of commissioner

The firefighters are protesting “severe damage to their working conditions, in view of the harsh reality of their ongoing activities in the past year, primarily the war on incendiary kites."

District court mediates end to paramedical workers’ strike

During the hearing, the judge expressed solidarity with the workers’ struggle.

United Hatzalah Medics
Paramedical workers to continue strike

The Histadrut labor federation and Eli Gabai, the head of the health workers union in the federation, provided a specific reason for the strike.

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