Thread regarding Teva Pharmaceutical layoffs

A strike in the works...

Not really sure if this will help but at least someone is willing to put up a fight:

The Histadrut labor union called a general strike throughout the country next Sunday morning over an expected announcement that pharmaceuticals giant Teva would lay off some 3,300 Israeli employees.

The cut to about half of the company’s workforce in Israel comes as part of a massive cost-cutting plan meant to put the once formidable market leader in generics back on its feet.

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The mass layoffs are expected to include workers abroad as well, as the troubled drugmaker attempts to recover from financial doldrums.

Avi Nissenkorn, head of the powerful Histadrut union, has demanded government intervention to prevent the layoffs, and said much of the Israeli workforce would strike for several hours Sunday morning in response.

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Quickest way to join laid off workers?

Go on strike.

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after the cuts only 8% of employees will be Israeli.

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