Today, the day after the withdrawal of the general strike by the Korea Cargo Workers’ Union, members of the Public Transport Workers’ Union held a rally and demanded the continuation and expansion of the safe fare system.
The Korean Confederation of Trade Unions’ Public Transportation Workers’ Union held a resolution rally today at 2:00 pm in Yeouido, Seoul, arguing for “safe fare system, condemnation of the union-destroying Yoon Seok-yeol government.”
They said, “The Yoon Seok-yeol regime and the power of the people broke the law and promises, and the National Assembly used public welfare as a tool for political struggle.”
Lee Bong-joo, head of the Cargo Alliance, said, “The Cargo Alliance has temporarily stopped fighting to protect the precarious logistics industry and minimize damage and injuries to cargo workers.” do,” he said.
This resolution rally was the first rally held after returning to the site yesterday, and the organizers estimated about 1,000 people attended.
The cargo union has been on a general strike since the 24th of last month, demanding the abolition of the safe fare sunset system and the expansion of applicable items.