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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: May 2017

Striking housing workers stage Manchester demo today

Unite members protest outside housing HQ over pay dispute

Life is tougher under the Tories – Unite launches #GE2017 campaign

Unite has launched its campaign to persuade its members to play their part in the 8 June general election. The union believes its 1.4 million members could make the difference, especially in Labour party seats being targeted by the Conservatives.

Win! Shopworkers celebrate Sunday trading hours success

Belfast City Council set to reject calls for longer Sunday opening

Win! College lecturers return to work after strike success

EIS members hope their victory will inspire other public sector workers

“Our members have delivered” – CWU on Royal Mail accounts

Union calls for bold thinking and greater investment both in the company and its employees

BMW workers suspend pensions strike

Unite members call off action to consider new offer from car giant

Only 1 in 4 people with a long-term mental illness are in work, says TUC

O'Grady says the next government and employers must do more to support people with mental health conditions

ASLEF members announce Southern overtime ban

Union announces move after talks to resolve long-running dispute broke down

Lewisham lecturers protest over job losses

UCU members angry at cuts that will jeopardise college's ability to provide high quality education

GMB begins legal process against TfL to force Uber’s hand

Union wants firm to guarantee safe working practices and basic employment rights for drivers