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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: December 2017

EIS calls for free access to sanitary products in schools, colleges and universities

Union tackles period poverty in wake of consultation in Scotland

Win! Victory for EIS in tribunal against City of Glasgow College

Tribunal rules college acted unlawfully in failing to consolidate a £100 pay award

‘Mad Friday’ – GMB investigation reveals 900k emergencies answered without paramedics in just one day

Union says people will be shocked at how many patients are not being attended by a trained paramedic

Sacked in ten minutes – journalists in Darlington vote for strike action

NUJ members to take action after jobs and pay are cut while workload increases

“Nowhere near sufficient” – unions react to working group into bullying in Parliament

NUJ and Unite comment on Andrea Leadsom's report

UPDATE: read the deal offered by Virgin bosses to avoid strike action

RMT and TSSA suspend tomorrow's planned strike action

BREAKING: RMT members suspend tomorrow’s Virgin strike

RMT joins TSSA in halting the planned action

BREAKING: Unite members to strike at Crossrail

Workers vote 85% in favour of action over pay

BREAKING: TSSA suspends tomorrow’s Virgin strike

Union also suspends action planned for new year after bosses make new offer but RMT action goes ahead

Unite: Brexit and falling wages to blame for manufacturing car-crash

Union says UK is stuck in the slow lane, hobbled by biggest squeeze in wages since Napoleonic era