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Labour Day

Protesters demanding reasonable wages and workers' safety during a Labor Day rally in Dhaka, Bangladesh May 1, 2017.

Protesters demanding reasonable wages and workers' safety during a Labor Day rally in Dhaka, Bangladesh May 1, 2017.

Labour Day marked across Asia

02/05/2017 14:09

International Workers’ Day was marked on May 1 across several Asian countries with rallies, marches and special events.  

 

Pope Francis

Pope Francis

Pope Francis: Saint Joseph and the dignity of labour

01/05/2017 00:00

(Vatican Radio) As International Labour Day coincides with the Feast day of St. Joseph the worker, Veronica Scarisbrick takes a look at the special devotion Pope Francis has for this Saint as well as focus briefly on one of the social issues central to his thinking: the dignity of labour.

Pope Francis

Pope Francis

Vatican Weekend for April 30, 2016

29/04/2016 15:30

(Vatican Radio) Vatican Weekend for April 30, 2016 features a report on the general audience of Pope Francis and a programme to mark 'International Labour Day'. The second part of the broadcast is dedicated to Saints John Paul II and John XXIII who were canonised by Pope Francis in April 2014 .

Pope Francis puts his glasses on

Pope Francis puts his glasses on

'Vatican Weekend' May 2, 2015

01/05/2015 13:17

(Vatican  Radio) 'Vatican Weekend' for May 2, 2015 features the weekly general audience of Francis, shines the spotlight on the Pope, the Feast of Saint Joseph the worker and International Labour Day and shares an interview on Nepal with the President of Caritas Internationalis Michel Roy.

Right-to-work demonstration

Right-to-work demonstration

Labor Day: Archb. Wenski on the dignity of labor

01/09/2014 15:16

Marking Labor Day in the United States, Archbishop Thomas Wenski reflects on milestone Church documents that have made immense contributions to the social teaching of the Church regarding the dignity of labor