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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: Frances O’Grady

Bloomin’ ridiculous – TUC general secretary puts UKIP MEP in his place

Frances O'Grady says maternity rights are elementary justice for working mothers

£200m cuts to railway staff threaten disabled passengers

Action for Rail survey shows one in four disabled passengers has suffered hate crime or abuse

Think tank calls for ban on emergency workers’ right to strike

Unions ridicule Policy Exchange report, rejecting its call for wholesale privatisation of public services

“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

Unions queue up to condemn Osborne on unemployment

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

Unions unite around “ease the freeze” call from IMF

International Monetary Fund has cut its forecast for UK growth by 0.3% and urged Chancellor George Osborne to rethink "fiscal adjustment"

BREAKING: TUC gives guarded welcome to minimum wage rise

Frances O'Grady says government must ensure NMW is properly enforced

Government “dithering” over energy and climate policy could cost jobs and investment, says TUC

TUC restates case for properly capitalised green investment bank

“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

“No meaningful change” in boardroom culture, says TUC

Call for introduction of compulsory gender quotas after figures showed appointments of women to senior management in manufacturing firms has stalled