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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: September 2017

“No money for pay rise, have a barbecue” – workers ballot after bizarre offer from Gatwick bosses

Unite members employed as baggage handlers say they want "bucks not burgers"

Care workers “too rushed” to give showers or meals to vulnerable people – UNISON report

Union survey reveals vulnerable people and care workers are affected by flawed system

PCS demands halt to “disastrous” Universal Credit roll-out

Union says policy is causing misery by pushing already vulnerable people further into poverty and despair

Rail unions welcome Welsh government’s railway commitments

Carwen Jones announces increased staff will be part of the deal for any new franchise

BREAKING: government refuses to ban blacklisting companies

Unite receives letter from minister as union fights another contemporary blacklisting case

Clean sweep! Workers vote 100% for strike at Manchester Airport

Unite members determined to take action after two-year pay freeze

Unions slam minimum wage amnesty as workers miss out for another month

UNISON and GMB say it is time for the government to penalise pay cheats and give social care workers a decent wage

TUC issue joint statement with CBI over EU citizens’ rights

Organisations say "no deal" leads to uncertainty and heartache for millions of people

“Government is destroying early years education” – NEU on Sutton Report

Report finds childcare is being implemented at the expense of quality early years education for disadvantaged toddlers

Join the FBU campaign to save a memorial to fallen firefighters

Bosses want to relocate statue from city centre to out-of-town location