Sopiko Japaridze is the co-founder of Solidarity Network Workers Center, a member-driven labour rights group in Georgia. She has been a labour and community organiser for 12 years.
Georgia is suddenly making international headlines. But its crisis isn't new
The reality is that the country’s elite, currently squabbling over power, is completely out of touch with their citizens
Published in: oDRIn Tbilisi, delivery drivers learn their power lies in stopping work
A protest campaign in Georgia shows the potential of self-organisation by delivery drivers
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Крупный инвестор столкнулся с неприятностями в Грузии, оставив сотрудников без зарплаты. Но нашел прикрытие в конгрессе США.
An investor standoff in Georgia brings workers, US congressmen into conflict
As a major foreign investor faces rocky times in Georgia, America looms in the shadows.
Georgia’s trainee doctors are sick of their uncertain futures - and are fighting back
Amid a wider political crisis in Georgia, new fees on qualifying exams have brought medical students in Tbilisi out...
Published in: oDRGeorgian land, Georgian freedom
A proposed amendment to Georgia’s constitution would ban the sale of agricultural land to foreign citizens. Is it a...