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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: Len McCluskey

Unions condemn “disgrace” of blacklist firms on £1.6bn Forth bridge

Unions have pressed Scottish government to ban companies associated with unlawful blacklisting from bidding for publicly-funded contracts, including Forth Replacement Crossing

Unions queue up to condemn Osborne on unemployment

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

Blacklisting report “shines a light” on “dark, unethical” side of industry – unions

Scottish Affairs Committee expresses concern that leading companies have not admitted to extent of blacklisting

12p is not enough – Unite slams minimum wage increase

Union calls for £1 increase to pump demand into "battered" economy

“Very important Labour co-operates with unions” after McCluskey election – Miliband

Ed Miliband tells UnionNews importance of party links with unions, following re-election of Len McCluskey (pictured) as general secretary of Unite

“Step away from the Minimum Wage” – Unite warns government

Unite anger as Low Pay Commission comes under pressure to cut or freeze minimum wage

Unite community activists get up early to take part in bedroom tax protests

Trade unionists join widespread protests against unfair policy

Good Friday quiz: who is the biggest welfare cheat? Dave, George or Iain?

Unite launches new campaign ahead of welfare cuts leaving 1.5 million households worse off

“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

Financial news: £40m for bankers, 1% pay cap for public servants

Unite general secretary says, despite austerity, it is business as usual for banks