Tag: trade unions
The movement against Macron’s pensions reform is at the crossroads,. Public support remains high, but it will have to spread to other basic services and key industries to defeat Macron.
A new union organisation drive in Hong Kong might hold the key to breaking the deadlock, argues Colin Sparks.
The Labour and Tory manifestos could hardly be more different when it comes to workers’ individual and collective rights, but there are also important implications for what happens after the election - whatever the result.
Hanna Gál reports on the campaigns of the grassroots Labour Party membership for a progressive election manifesto.
Campaign Against Climate Change trade union group national meeting and AGM. From the climate strikes to the UK hosting the UN climate negotiations in Glasgow next year, how do we build on this energy and work with allies across the climate movement?
On 29 November 2019, pupils and students are going on strike for the climate again. We encourage all workers to stand in solidarity with them. The following motion outlines some practical ways to support the youth strikes in workplaces and trade union branches.
In the UK, never. But it’s often unlawful. The climate strikes have highlighted the draconian British anti-union legislation and exposed confusion about the law and the consequences of striking unofficially.
Strike by school students and young people over the climate emergency. Adults should get involved too.
Going to visit the exhibition about the 1974 Imperial Typewriters strike. An opportunity to discuss the many issues surrounding the strike: the role of community support, black self-organisation within the labour movement, rank and file and the trade union leaderships, race, class and migration...
In his latest report from the Hong Kong protests, Colin Sparks describes the convergence of police violence and business opposition against a tenacious and evolving mass movement.