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What’s the big deal about subcos?

What’s the big deal about subcos?

Tim Lezard looks at what unions in the South West are doing to fight the privatisation of NHS jobs More »

HOPE not Hate researcher infiltrates US alt-right – last chance to help fund his film

HOPE not Hate researcher infiltrates US alt-right – last chance to help fund his film

Patrik Hermansson's astonishing undercover footage is a story that deserves to be told More »

Refugees, Trump and Twitter – Harry Leslie Smith in his own words

Refugees, Trump and Twitter – Harry Leslie Smith in his own words

Tim Lezard talks to the nonagenarian publishing sensation about his hopes for the future More »

UCU strike vote represents another defeat for the Tories’ anti-union laws

UCU strike vote represents another defeat for the Tories’ anti-union laws

UCU member Gregor Gall looks at the challenges facing the union's members in the wake of such a positive ballot result More »

 

Monthly Archives: October 2016

Meet the man who’s shaping history as the first black vice-president of the STUC

As Black History Month draws to a close, Graham Stewart chats to Prospect rep Satnam Ner

BECTU members walk out on strike at Ritzy and Picturehouse

Workers in Brixton and Hackney begin 14 hours' strike action over the Living Wage

Union anger as Rudd rejects Orgreave enquiry

TUC says justice has been delayed, not denied; Unite vows to continue campaign

GMB calls for halt to janitors’ pilot scheme in Glasgow

Workers told to volunteer for new posts or be redeployed elsewhere

Post Office workers on strike today

CWU members take action over job losses, vicious pension attacks and the future of the Post Office

GMB launches petition calling on Uber to accept ET ruling

Trade unionists asked to back union campaign for decent employment rights

TUC research shows 9% increase in night workers

O'Grady says employers must properly consider and address night working's impact on staff

Unite to set up ‘bogus self-employment’ unit after Uber victory

Union demands government takes action over gig economy

GMB wins landmark legal case against Uber

Ruling means Uber drivers are entitled to receive holiday pay, a guaranteed minimum wage and breaks

UNISON urges members to sign petition to protect vulnerable children

Union warns parts of the Children and Social Work Bill are "extremely dangerous" for children