What do unions think of Labour’s manifesto?

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What do unions think of Labour’s manifesto? Unions have welcomed Labour’s election manifesto, praising it as “impressive”, a “chance for real change” and “a real opportunity to build a better Britain”. ASLEF general secretary Mick Whelan said: “This is an exciting and progressive … Continue reading

What the Labour establishment didn’t really want us to know

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First and foremost… what an unmitigated mess they’re making of the leadership contest… the LP elite have certainly shown us their ‘petticoats’. Significantly, the proverbial tide has gone out, revealing their implicit attitudes and assumptions … and amazingly, we’ve seen … Continue reading

Council Workers have reason to be angry (they’re certainly not sad) Support the Strike.

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      Published on Jun 30, 2014 Unite the union activists showing how happy they are to be part of, and supported by, the best union in the UK – Unite!

Support the Labour Assembly against Austerity Campaign

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Labour Assembly Against Austerity Published by Socialist Economic Bulletin 9am – 5pm, Saturday 9th November Birkbeck College, Malet Street, London WC1E 7HX Speakers include:   Ken Livingstone Owen Jones Francesca Martinez Steve Turner (Unite) Ann Pettifor Diane Abbott MP Katy Clark … Continue reading

Marching for the NHS in Manchester #saveourNHS

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Thousands are taking part in a union protest against austerity cuts and NHS changes ahead of the Conservative Party conference in Manchester. Frances O’Grady, TUC general secretary, said: “The march and rally will allow thousands of ordinary people to show … Continue reading

Len McCluskey’s unreported speech – A working class politics for the 21st Century.

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Len McCluskeys full lecture at the LSE on January 15th on video: The Labour Movement and Protest – A working class politics for the 21st Century. Re-posted from Tony Burke’s website ‘Power in a Union’ The full text of Len Mccluskey’s … Continue reading

Labour should commit to public ownership of the railway as recommended in new report

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Tribune, 13th July 2012 published ‘Blueprint for Britain – rebuilding our railways’ by Ian Taylor – a radical new report on our railway system, offering a solution to the problems caused by privatisation. http://www.tribunemagazine.co.uk/2012/07/blueprint-for-britain-rebuilding-our-railways/ The Rebuilding Rail research sets out a strategy … Continue reading