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General strike: Amazon warehouse blockaded in Piacenza, strikers attacked in Prato [Italy]

Italy. Monday 11th October saw a general strike called by several base unions in Italy, which was marked by a mass blockade against an Amazon warehouse and a violent attack against picketers. Content warning for violence and graphic videos.

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It was not an accident: Adil was killed in the name of profit [Italy]

Biandrate. Italy. A statement from the SI Cobas union on the death of Adil Belakhdim, a trade unionist killed while picketing a Lidl warehouse during the strike of June 18th in Biandrate.

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Italy: House arrest of SI Cobas coordinators for Piacenza lifted

Italy.On March 26, 2021, the SI Cobas coordinators for Piacenza, Carlo and Arafat, were released from their 14 days long house arrests.

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Against the repression of the State – With the struggle of the men and women workers of Piacenza, Prato and SI COBAS [Italy]

Italy. March 10. 2021. At 06:00 dawn this morning, more than 25 workers of TNT / Fedex of Piacenza were subjected to a police search at their homes, and the 2 Piacenza SI COBAS representatives have been subjected to precautionary house arrest for “aggravated resistance”.

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Lega calls Emilia Romagna Region’s authorities to outlaw the SI Cobas Independent Union

Italian territory: Statement by SI Cobas against the Lega’s attempt to OUTLAW the Union in Emilia Romagna.

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