Coming soon: a new look for union-news.co.uk

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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 »

 

Tag Archives: Christine Blower

Parents and communities rally round teachers to defend education

NASUWT and NUT organise series of mass meetings to allow people to raise their voices against Gove's destructive policies

Unions queue up to condemn Osborne on unemployment

As unemployment hits 2.56 million, unions say Chancellor must change course

Gove faces “Poll Tax moment”, warns teachers’ leader

NUT conference passes motion of no confidence in education secretary

Union accuses Gove of failing in his duty to provide sufficient primary school places

NUT research shows councils face a growing and excessive surplus of unnecessary secondary school places

Teachers hit out at “pub quiz” curriculum

Union says learning lists of Kings and Queens does not help children think critically or independently

NUT members call for Ofsted boycott

Teachers ask union to look into legality of mass walk-outs as inspectors arrive at school

Teachers to work with communities to oppose academies

Union accuses Michael Gove of running education as if it were the Wild West

94 per cent of parents don’t trust Michael Gove

NUT says survey shows education secretary needs to accept his is wrong

“Take to the streets after this lunacy” – UnionNews’ Budget round-up

Unions give their reactions to yesterday's Budget . . . and it's not good news for George

“You’re a reverse Robin Hood,” Prentis taunts Cameron

UNISON general secretary leads attack on government for "stealing from the poor to give to the rich"