Katy Perry and More Artists Warn Against Predatory Use of AI in Open Letter, Devaluing the Entire Music Ecosystem

Katy Perry and More Artists Warn Against Predatory Use of AI in Open Letter, Devaluing the Entire Music Ecosystem

Artists Warn Against Predatory Use of AI in Open Letter, Call for Better Protections in Music Industry Artists Warn Against Predatory Use of AI in Open Letter, Call for Better Protections in Music Industry A collective effort to protect human artists April 3, 2024 Last updated: April 3, 2024, 9:35 a.m. ET Hundreds of artists … Read more

Spontaneous strikes in Antwerp and Brussels: “Minister Van Tigchelt has blown up the bridges”

Spontaneous strikes in Antwerp and Brussels: “Minister Van Tigchelt has blown up the bridges”

prisons Spontaneous strikes have arisen in various prisons due to dissatisfaction with the staff shortage. The consultation with Minister of Justice Paul Van Tigchelt could not calm emotions. Spontaneous strikes are ongoing in the Antwerp prison and a dozen other penitentiary institutions in Flanders and Brussels until Friday morning at 6 am. Certainly in Antwerp, … Read more

Finland Gas Strike: Gas Stations and Airports to Run Out of Fuel for 2 Weeks

Finland Gas Strike: Gas Stations and Airports to Run Out of Fuel for 2 Weeks

Gas stations and airports will run out of gas due to strikes in Finland Author of the photo: Sergey Konkov In Finland, during a new large-scale 2-week strike, difficulties will arise with fuel. Loading ad block… The Finnish industrial workers’ union Teollisuusliitto warned that there would not be enough fuel in the warehouses of gas … Read more

German Airport Strike: Flights Canceled, Chaos Looming as Security Guards Walk Out

German Airport Strike: Flights Canceled, Chaos Looming as Security Guards Walk Out

EPA NOS Nieuws•vandaag, 02:19 After the five-day rail strike in Germany last week, a strike at German airports will start tonight. In Hamburg, among other places, flights will no longer be flown from 10 p.m. due to a strike by security guards. Most German airports are expected to be shut down tomorrow, with the exception … Read more

“US Carries Out Fourth Round of Strikes Against Houthis in Yemen Amid Rising Tensions”

  1. US carries out another round of strikes against Houthis in Yemen, US officials say  CNN
  2. US forces carry out 4th round of strikes in a week against Houthi targets in Yemen  Fox News
  3. Yemen strikes: Houthis hit US-owned ship after ‘terror’ designation  BBC.com
  4. Opinion | The Houthis sink an arrow into the West’s Achilles’ heel  The Washington Post

MLS Referees Work Stoppage Looms as Negotiations Stall

MLS Referees Work Stoppage Looms as Negotiations Stall

MLS without referees? This is now more than a possibility. Negotiations on a new collective agreement between the Professional Referees Organization (PRO) and the Professional Soccer Referees Association (PSRA) have not resulted in a new agreement and, barring a change over the ten next few days, a work stoppage of referees would be imminent according … Read more

Hollywood Stars propose $150 million payment to end SAG-AFTRA strike

Hollywood Stars propose $150 million payment to end SAG-AFTRA strike

Washington. Some of Hollywood’s top stars, such as George Clooney and Scarlett Johansson, have proposed paying up to $150 million over the next three years to the US Screen Actors Guild (SAG-AFTRA) to end the strike that They have been in place since July 14. The proposal, revealed on Thursday by the Deadline website, has … Read more

Massive Mobilisation in Paris for Salary Increase Demands

Massive Mobilisation in Paris for Salary Increase Demands

Mobilisation Article reserved for subscribers The Parisian inter-union procession brought together 20,000 demonstrators on Friday October 13, according to the CGT. Bitter after the forceful passage of the pension reform and skeptical about the social conference organized by the executive on Monday, they are demanding a generalized salary increase. “Now it’s work and shut up,” … Read more

Unions Preparing for Full-Scale Strike at Australian LNG Plants, Threatening Global Gas Supplies

Unions Preparing for Full-Scale Strike at Australian LNG Plants, Threatening Global Gas Supplies

At both facilities, which account for more than five percent of global LNG supplies, unions are now preparing for a full-scale strike. Australia is the largest exporter of LNG in the world. Hundreds of workers at the two facilities began what have been brief strikes on Friday last week, as five days of negotiations over … Read more

Abandoned and Disillusioned: The Deteriorating State of Policing in the Community

Abandoned and Disillusioned: The Deteriorating State of Policing in the Community

Closed police stations, impossible to file a complaint for several weeks, fewer police officers on the streets…”Do you understand the feeling of abandonment that there may have been within the population?“, we ask him. “Of course, we understand that. When you miss something, you realize of the absence and usefulness of this thing that you … Read more