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What’s the big deal about subcos?

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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: Cuts

FBU pours cold water on cuts report

Think-tank Reform says Boris Johnson is not making enough cuts to London fire service

“It’s hurting, but it sure ain’t working” – TUC leader attacks Osborne on economy

Frances O'Grady accuses government of using austerity as an excuse to implement policies that no-one has voted for

“Even Thatcher didn’t dare make as many cuts” – TUC verdict on Cameron’s government

Frances O'Grady says nowhere suffered like the North East as Tory policies brought destruction, devastation and despair to millions of working people

Paramedics vote for strike action after union is de-recognised

Unite members in Yorkshire also vote for overtime ban as patient care suffers due to cuts

FBU calls on Boris to abandon plans to close stations after dramatic rescue

A woman owes to her life to firefighters from a station earmarked for closure by London's mayor

“Oi George!” – union publishes Budget Plan B to save economy

Ahead of Wednesday's Budget, union says Osborne is bankrupt of ideas

Staff are bearing brunt of university cuts, says UCU

Union says government should take part of the blame as universities risk sleepwalking into financial difficulties

Four “skivers” chasing every vacancy as 500,000 public sector jobs go

UNISON boss slams government's reckless anti-growth, no-hope, cuts strategy

“We must act now or lose jobs forever” – join Coventry demo today

Trade unionists urged to support Midlands protest

UNISON members protest today over £66m council cuts

UNISON members are today protesting at unprecedented cuts at Somerset County Council that will result in the loss of up to 270 jobs. The £66m cuts over three years come on top of the hundreds of job losses over the