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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: August 2017

TUC slams “feeble” Tory corporate government reform

O'Grady accuses government of watering down the proposals beyond all recognition

Tolpuddle festival-goers donate £1k to Grenfell heroes

Firefighters in the South West collect money in display of "heart-warming" solidarity

Fawley oil refinery caterers begin pay strike

Unite members take action over "pitiful" pay offer

London bus staff prepare for weekend strike

Unite members to take 48 hours' action over pay dispute

UCU calls for international students to be removed from net migration figures

Union says UK must guarantee the thousands of EU staff working in universities the right to stay in the UK

BREAKING: CWU affiliates to Momentum

Dave Ward says he looks forward to joining Momentum in re-asserting trade union values in society

“They should be able to sit where they want” – unions wade into women-only carriages row

ASLEF and TSSA leaders say train companies must ensure all passengers are safe when they travel

North East is the zero hours capital of the UK, says GMB

Union calls for government to take action to ban "dangerously precarious" contracts

BREAKING: Unite launches legal action against Argos “strike-breaking”

Unions claims company is unlawfully using agency workers to break strike

Government should not force universities to sponsor schools, says UCU

Union says scheme could divert funds away from genuine widening participation initiatives