Tens of thousands of jobs at risk as works council at German automaker Daimler announces layoffs

Tens of thousands of jobs at risk as works council at German automaker Daimler announces layoffs

I feel we will be hearing more and more news like this. Why are we here in this situation?

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German automaker Daimler’s works council does not represent the interests of the workers, but rather the shareholders and company bosses, as is shown by the solicitude it expresses for their needs. There is no other explanation for the circular letter addressed to the company’s 300,000 employees from Central Works Council Chairman Michael Brecht and his deputy, Irgun Lümali calling for an intensification of attacks on workers.

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