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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: June 2017

“The worst kind of gesture politics” – Prentis raps Labour rebels

UNISON leader says Party should stay focussed on the immediate concerns of British people

Sellafield bosses urged to avoid nuclear strike

Firefighters on site are in dispute over pay grading

Solidarity wth Birmingham refuse workers on strike today

Unite members take action as council axes 121 jobs

RMT members to be consulted about re-affiliating to Labour

Union to hold special general meeting to discuss issue after full consultation

“An insult to all public sector workers” – UNISON slams Tories over pay cap

Union says yesterday's vote shows the government does not value paramedics, nurses, teaching assistants or care staff

Mears strikers target housing conference

Unite members take 16th day of action in dispute over pay differentials

Solidarity with ASLEF members beginning Southern overtime ban

A quarter of trains in Kent, Sussex, Surrey and Hampshire expected to be cancelled as union members take action

Solidarity with lecturers in West London on strike today

UCU members take action in long-running dispute over lob losses

Belfast catering assistant elected as UNISON president

Margaret McKee says campaigning to remove the public pay cap is her priority

UCU accuses government of failing on social mobility

Union says successive governments have failed colleges, seeing them as easy targets for cuts