Strikes: should they be allowed?

Strikes have hit the headlines in countries across the world as workers demand pay rises and protest against working conditions that they feel are unfair.

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Our latest Headline helps students understand the difficulties of negotiating resolutions to strikes and discuss whether or not strikes should be allowed in all circumstances.

Use this one-hour lesson to help your students:

  • Reflect on strikes in the news
  • Explore different perspectives on strikes
  • Discuss whether all workers should be allowed to strike

This resource was created as part of Festival 2023. See the student discussions here.

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